Gilbert Dying to Die
Gilbert Dying to Die is a 1915 British silent short comedy film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Fred Groves. A drunken man named Gilbert attempts to commit suicide and fails. He then discovers that he has inherited a fortune. Another film portraying the same character Gilbert Gets Tiger-It is was also released the same year.
|Gilbert Dying to Die|
|Directed by||Maurice Elvey|
|Written by||Maurice Elvey|
British & Colonial Kinematograph Company
- Fred Groves as Gilbert
- Murphy p.179
- Murphy, Robert. Directors in British and Irish Cinema: A Reference Companion. British Film Institute, 2006.