Body and Soul (1925)

Body and Soul (1925)

Body and Soul (1925)

7/10 NR

November 9, 1925

Body And Soul (1925) Synopsis

A minister is malevolent and sinister behind his righteous facade. He consorts with, and later extorts from, the owner of a gambling house, and betrays an honest girl, eventually driving them both to ruin.

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January 29, 2017 by

I love silent films, though this one heralding the first film performance of Paul Robeson is simply good or decent, not great or essential. Robeson's performance is excellent in an otherwise average melodrama, and it's clear he's going to be a star of the silver sc... Read More

Body And Soul (1925) Casts

Paul Robeson
Paul Robeson

Reverend Isaiah T. Jenkins / His brother Sylvester

Lawrence Chenault
Lawrence Chenault

Yello-Curley' Hinds - the Phony Reverend's Former Jailmate

Marshall Rogers
Marshall Rogers

Speakeasy Proprietor

Chester A. Alexander
Chester A. Alexander

Deacon Simpkins - a Church Elder

Walter Cornick
Walter Cornick

Brother Amos - a Church Elder

Lillian Johnson
Lillian Johnson

'Sis' Caline - a Pious Lady