Young Lochinvar is a 1923 British silent historical drama film directed by W.P. Kellino and starring Owen Nares, Gladys Jennings, and Dick Webb. The screenplay was based on Canto V, XII of the poem Marmion by Walter Scott.
|Directed by||W.P. Kellino|
|Written by||Walter Scott (poem)|
|Starring||Owen Nares |
Cecil Morton York
|Distributed by||Stoll Pictures|
In Scotland, a young knight, Lochinvar, insists on marrying Ellen, the woman he loves although she is betrothed to another. Undaunted, Lochinvar seeks Ellen at her wedding at Netherby Hall, to save her from a forced marriage. Asking first for a dance, he sweeps her off her feet onto his horse and rides away with her.
- Low p.486
- BFI Database entry
- Low, Rachael. History of the British Film, 1918–1929. George Allen & Unwin, 1971.