The Nature of the Beast (1919 film)

The Nature of the Beast is a 1919 British silent drama film directed by Cecil M. Hepworth and starring Alma Taylor, Gerald Ames and James Carew.[1] The screenplay concerns a Belgian refugee who marries a British aircraft manufacturer. It was based on a 1918 novel of the same title by E. Temple Thurston.

The Nature of the Beast
Directed byCecil M. Hepworth
Produced byCecil M. Hepworth
Written byE. Temple Thurston
StarringAlma Taylor
Gerald Ames
James Carew
Distributed byButcher's Film Service
Release date
June 1919
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles

Plot summary

During the First World War, a Belgian refugee marries a British aircraft manufacturer, but a former German enemy tries to force her to give over secret documents.



  1. Palmer p.900


  • Palmer, Scott. British Film Actors' Credits, 1895-1987. McFarland, 1988.
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