Captain Macklin (1915)


Captain Macklin (1915)

Royal Macklin, a cadet at WEst Point, is discharged for a misdemeanor, and the father of Beatrice, Macklin's sweetheart, order her to break the engagement. Macklin goes to Honduras, in the midst of a revolution, and joins the Patriot army of General LaGuerre in the fight against Alvarez and his rebels. Macklin proves his valor in battle and saves the life of General Laguerre. But Beatrice and her father, having found that Macklin was innocent of the charge that caused his dismissal, are in Honduras and have been captured by Alvarez.
IMDb  5.9 /10
Director John B. O'Brien
Writer Richard Harding Davis
Writer Russell E. Smith
Release Date1915-04-22
GenreShort, Drama, War
Content Rating
CompanyMajestic Motion Picture Company
LanguageNone, English
Jack Conway
Jack Conway
Captain Royal Macklin
Lillian Gish
Lillian Gish
Spottiswoode Aitken
Spottiswoode Aitken
General Laquerre
Heinz (as W.E. Lowery)
Dark Cloud
Dark Cloud
General Garcia

Captain Macklin

Captain Macklin is a 1915 American short drama film directed by John B. O'Brien. A lost film.


  • Jack Conway - Capt. Royal Macklin
  • Lillian Gish - Beatrice
  • Spottiswoode Aitken - Gen. Laquerre
  • William Lowery - Heinz (as W.E. Lowery)
  • Dark Cloud - Gen. Garcia
  • Erich von Stroheim - Officer on Horseback (uncredited)