The Man Who Stayed at Home (1915 film)

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The Man Who Stayed at Home
Directed byCecil M. Hepworth
Written byLechmere Worrall (play)
J. E. Harold Terry (play)
StarringDennis Eadie
Violet Hopson
Alma Taylor
Distributed byCentral Films
Release date
  • July 1915 (1915-07)
Running time
3,000 feet
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles

The Man Who Stayed at Home is a 1915 British silent thriller film directed by Cecil M. Hepworth and starring Dennis Eadie, Violet Hopson and Alma Taylor.[1] It is based on the play by Lechmere Worrall and J. E. Harold Terry.[2]

Plot summary[edit]

During the First World War a detective poses as a man who has evaded military service in order to infiltrate a gang of enemy spies operating out of a coastal boarding house.



  1. ^ Palmer p.367
  2. ^ Goble, Alan (1999). The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film (reprint ed.). Walter de Gruyter. pp. 542, 775, 856. ISBN 9783110951943. Retrieved 14 July 2016.


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

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