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Mae Giraci is a Actor American born on 22 january 1910 at Los Angeles (USA)

Mae Giraci

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Birth name Mae Georgia Giraci
Nationality USA
Birth 22 january 1910 at Los Angeles (USA)
Death 10 january 2006 (at 95 years) at Los Angeles (USA)

Mae Georgia Giraci (22 January 1910 - 10 January 2006), also known as May Giraci, May Garcia, May Geraci, May Giracci, May Giracia and Tina Rossi, was an American child actress who appeared in silent films between 1915 and 1929. She was discovered by director Cecil B. DeMille and worked with him and his brother William C. DeMille. She died of colon cancer in 2006.

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Filmography of Mae Giraci (15 films)

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Secrets
Secrets (1924)
, 1h48
Directed by Frank Borzage
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Théâtre, Films based on plays
Actors Norma Talmadge, Eugene O'Brien, Winston Miller, Winter Hall, Frank Elliott, Emily Fitzroy
Roles Audrey Carlton (1888)
Rating77% 3.8573853.8573853.8573853.8573853.857385
The films opens in present. 75-year-old Mary Carlton is depressed over her husband John's illness. She feels her life has no use if he dies. She starts reading her diary, after which the film jumps to 1865 in the time she fell in love with John. She feels she has to hide her love for her strict mother, fearing she will disapprove because of their social class differences. Mary lives within the very wealthy Marlowe family and grows up to be a lady with manners, while John is a working class employee.
Lorna Doone, 1h10
Directed by Maurice Tourneur
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Historical
Actors Madge Bellamy, John Bowers, Mae Giraci, Jack McDonald, Gertrude Astor, Donald MacDonald
Roles Lorna as a child (as May Giracci)
Rating66% 3.338113.338113.338113.338113.33811
Dans le Devon au XVII siècle. Lorna est une jeune fille de bonne noblesse qui rencontre un jeune paysan, John Ridd, peu avant d'être kidnappée par les Doone, une bande de bandits redoutables menée par Sir Ensor. Sa présence attise les convoitises, mais Sir Ensor la protège. Des années plus tard, un membre de la bande, Carver, demande à Lorna de devenir sa femme. Sir Ensor, miné par la maladie, est impuissant pour faire barrage à ce mariage, dont Lorna ne veut pas, mais John, qui a retrouvé Lorna par hasard, la sauve de ce mauvais pas.
Miss Lulu Bett, 1h11
Directed by William C. de Mille
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Lois Wilson, Milton Sills, Theodore Roberts, Helen Ferguson, Mabel Van Buren, Mae Giraci
Roles Monona Deacon
Rating69% 3.4801053.4801053.4801053.4801053.480105
Une jeune femme autrefois timide gagne une nouvelle confiance après un mariage raté, au grand dam de sa misérable famille.
The Son of Tarzan, 4h13
Directed by Harry Revier
Genres Action, Adventure
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about children, Tarzan films
Actors Kamuela C. Searle, P. Dempsey Tabler, Gordon Griffith, Karla Schramm, Mae Giraci, Charles G. Clarke
Roles Meriem
Rating60% 3.0192953.0192953.0192953.0192953.019295
Tarzan and Jane have left Africa, married and settled in London. Their pre-teen son, Jack, dreams of jungle adventures like his father's, but is discouraged by his parents. He sneaks away to see a trained ape called Ajax (in reality, Akut, an old friend from Tarzan's youth). The ape's trainer is really Ivan Paulovich, an old enemy of Tarzan's, who is looking for a way to enact vengeance. He kidnaps Jack and takes him to Africa.
Reputation
Reputation (1920)

Directed by Stuart Paton
Origin USA
Actors Priscilla Dean, Mae Giraci, Harry von Meter, Harry Carter, William Welsh, Niles Welch
Roles Pauline Stevens, as a child (*billed May Giraci)

For Better, for Worse, 1h10
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille, Sam Wood
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films based on plays
Actors Elliott Dexter, Tom Forman, Gloria Swanson, Raymond Hatton, Sylvia Ashton, Theodore Roberts
Roles Little Girl
Rating76% 3.831263.831263.831263.831263.83126
As described in a film magazine, Dr. Edward Meade (Dexter) and his close friend Richard Burton (Forman) are rivals for the hand of Sylvia Norcross (Swanson), but both men have volunteered to fight in the war. Although Sylvia favors Dr. Meade, she is proud of both of them. As Edward is putting on his uniform, the head of the children's hospital where he works comes to him and convinces him that his true duty lies there, where his surgeon's skill is most needed. Edward resigns his commission, and Sylvia, disgusted as what she perceives as cowardice, marries Richard the day he is leaving with his regiment for Europe. Richard conceals his hurt and devotes himself to the hospital. Betty Hoyt (Hawley), a friend of Sylvia, also hides her disappointment as she had feelings for Richard. Sylvia uses her time to aid poor families on New York's Lower East Side, and coming home one night runs down a little girl (Giraci) with her car, who turns out to be an orphan as her father had died at the front in Europe. Sylvia takes the child to recuperate in her home, and learns the child may never walk again. Seeking out the best surgeon, Sylvia finds the only one who has not gone to fight is Dr. Meade. Edward consents and does his best for the child. Meanwhile, Richard at the front line calmly faces possible death. He is wounded in battle, and finds that he has lost his right hand and severely injured the left side of his face. He then asks a friend to tell his wife that he had been killed in battle. Back in New York, Sylvia has come to better understand Edward's character as he cares for the orphan. When news of Richard's death comes, she turns to Edward, the man she has always loved. Betty accuses her of loving Edward, and she cannot deny it. After waiting a suitable amount of time, Edward asks Sylvia to marry him, and she consents. On the day the engagement is to be announced, Richard returns home, having received a new prosthetic hand and some work to his face. The guests hail Richard as a hero while Edward, facing the situation, quietly leaves. Sylvia tries to take up her life with Richard again, and when they are alone, Richard is beaming with joy but she cannot hide her aversion to his wounds. Quick to understand, Richard bitterly reproaches her and leaves. Meeting Betty in the hall, he tells her what happened, and she happily says that she can take Sylvia's place. Richard accepts this as he embraces her. Sylvia goes to see Edward at his home and finds him in his chair with the orphan on his lap. She says that she tried to stay with Richard, but her love for Edward was too strong. Richard, who followed Sylvia, arrives, and there ensues a conversation that results in peace and contentment for the four parties instead of ruined lives.
The World and Its Woman, 1h10
Directed by Frank Lloyd
Origin USA
Actors Geraldine Farrar, Lou Tellegen, Mae Giraci, Alec B. Francis, Edward Connelly, Naomi Childers
Roles Young Marcia Warren

As described in an adaptation of the film in the October 1919 issue of the film magazine Shadowland, singer Marcia Warren is in Russia with her father Robert Warren (Edward Connelly), who manages an oil field for Prince Michael Orbeliana the Elder (Alec B. Francis). The Elder Prince requests Marcia to sing for him, which she does well.
The World and Its Woman, 1h10
Directed by Frank Lloyd
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Geraldine Farrar, Lou Tellegen, Mae Giraci, Alec B. Francis, Edward Connelly, Naomi Childers
Roles Young Marcia Warren

Marcia Warren, jeune paysanne russe, devient une grande chanteuse d'opéra. Elle tombe amoureuse du prince Michael Orbeliana. En 1917, lorsqu'éclate la révolution, les deux amants tentent de fuir pour gagner l'Amérique…
The Lady of Red Butte
Directed by Victor Schertzinger
Origin USA
Actors Dorothy Dalton, Tully Marshall, William Courtright, Josef Swickard, Mae Giraci

Faro Fan inherits a saloon and gambling hall in Red Butte and runs it with such wholesomeness that she has a positive influence on the peaceful town. Fan also devotes her time to the care of a group of orphans she has adopted. Everything is peace and harmony when an evangelist, Webster Smith, arrives in Red Butte. "Fanatically devout, crack-brained and believing every word of his intolerant dogma, he calls forth a curse on the gambling house and all who are in it." A fever strikes the town's inhabitants, and Smith takes credit for it. Smith then prays for a fire to cleanse the town and destroy every building except the church as a sign of his wrath and mercy. A fire does sweep through the town, but it destroys Webster's church and every other building in Red Butte except Faro Fan's saloon. The salvation of the gambling house sends the religious fanatic into a rage, and he attacks the Lady of Red Butte. She hits him on the head, and his sanity is restored. He then becomes the personification of love and kindliness and later wins the Lady's heart.
Cheerful Givers, 50minutes
Directed by Paul Powell
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about children, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related film, Cross-dressing in film
Actors Bessie Love, Kenneth Harlan, Josephine Crowell, Spottiswoode Aitken, Pauline Starke, Violet Radcliffe
Roles Orphan

Judy gère les affaires de la maison qu'elle occupe avec son père, le Révérend Deady, et sa sœur cadette Abigail. Lorsque Harriet Gray, une femme d'affaires au cœur de pierre, exige le remboursement de l'hypothèque de l'orphelinat, les Deady ouvrent leur propre maison à sept des orphelins. Ce qui augmente les charges de la famille et oblige Judy à se trouver un autre travail.
The Fall of a Nation
Directed by Thomas F. Dixon Jr.
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Percy Standing, Clarence Geldart, Mae Giraci, Edna Mae Wilson
Rating54% 2.7287652.7287652.7287652.7287652.728765
The Fall of a Nation is an attack on the pacifism of William Jennings Bryan and Henry Ford and a plea for American preparedness for war.