A Fool's Awakening

A Fool's Awakening is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Harold M. Shaw and starring Mary Alden, Lionel Belmore and Enid Bennett.[1]

A Fool's Awakening
Directed byHarold M. Shaw
Written byWilliam J. Locke (novel)
Tom J. Hopkins
StarringMary Alden
Lionel Belmore
Enid Bennett
CinematographyAllen G. Siegler
Distributed byMetro Pictures
Release date
January 28, 1924
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited States
English intertitles


An Englishman working as a chauffeur in Imperial Russia is forced to flee following the Bolshevik Revolution. Returning to England he makes his name by publishing the diary he found on a dead Russian officer, and passing themselves off as his own story.



  1. Munden p.260


  • Munden, Kenneth White. The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States, Part 1. University of California Press, 1997.
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