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The Lie
Directed by King Baggot
William Robert Daly
Produced by IMP Studios
Written by A. Castlebaum
Starring King Baggot
Lottie Briscoe
Distributed by Motion Picture Distributors and Sales Company
Release date(s) February 22, 1912
Running time Approx. 15 min. (1 reel)
Country Template:USA
Language Silent
English intertitles

The Lie (1912) is a silent war drama/romance motion picture short starring King Baggot and Lottie Briscoe.

Directed by King Baggot and William Robert Daly and produced by Carl Laemmle's IMP Studios, the screenplay was written by A. Castlebaum.


The Lie is set during the American Civil War.


  • King Baggot as Captain Robert Evans
  • Lottie Briscoe as Edith Hobson
  • William E. Shay as Lieutenant Hobson
  • William Robert Daly as Mr. Hobson

External links[]

  • The Lie at the Internet Movie Database