A Son of David (1920)

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DRAMA. A Jewish boy in Whitechapel is consumed by a thirst for vengeance after the death of his father, whom he believes murdered. As a professional boxer, he fights the man he believes is guilty but learns that this man was innocent. After his dream is ended he is free to marry the rabbi's daughter.

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