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The Family Secret is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by William A. Seiter and featuring child star Baby Peggy.[1] It is based on Editha's Burglar, a story by Frances Hodgson Burnett first published in 1881 by St. Nicholas Magazine[2] and adapted for the stage by Augustus E. Thomas.

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The Family Secret
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Directed byWilliam A. Seiter
Written byLois Zellner (scenario)
Dwinelle Benthall (titles)
Based onEditha's Burglar
1878 novel
by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Produced byCarl Laemmle
StarringBaby Peggy
Gladys Hulette
Frank Currier
Edward Earle
CinematographyJohn Stumar
Edited byRalph Dietrich
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • September 28, 1924 (1924-09-28)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)
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