Champion of Lost Causes (1925)

Genres - Action, Crime, Mystery  |   Sub-Genres - Action Thriller, Crime Thriller  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Edmund Lowe plays a writer whose efforts to seek out story material leads him into an exhilarating adventure. Lowe gets mixed up in a murder case in which the father (Alec B. Francis) of his sweetheart (Barbara Bedford) is the principal suspect. The writer not only clears the old man but also exposes a master criminal with a dual identity. Champion of Lost Causes was based on a story by Destry and Dr. Kildare creator Max Brand. It was adapted for the screen by Thomas Dixon Jr., son of the man who wrote The Birth of a Nation (1915).

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father, investigation, justice, killing, love, murder, name-clearing, search, writing