A Victim of the Mormons

August Blom, Denmark, 1911

45 min.DK/FeatureDrama, Melodrama, ThrillerSilent films

On a holiday, the family Gram meets a young, mysterious man who turns out to be a mormon. In spite of her fiancèes presence, the daughter Nina is drawn to the stranger. Hypnotized, she soon follows his every step. When she finally awakes from her trance, she finds herself on a ship to Utah, in the clutches of a dangerous man.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title Mormonens Offer
Danish title Mormonens Offer
International titles Grip of the Mormons
Other titles Et Offer, Mormonernes Rov, Offeret
Director August Blom
Screenplay Alfred Kjerulf
Appearance Valdemar Psilander, Henry Seemann, Clara Wieth, Carlo Wieth
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Fotorama
Technical info 1080 meter, 35 mm, 1,33:1, Black/white, Silent
Danish theatrical release 02.10.1911
Cinemas Panoptikon
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Production company
In collaboration with Nordisk Films Kompagni
Domestic distribution Fotorama


Direction August Blom


Script Alfred Kjerulf


Andrew Larsson, mormonpræst Valdemar Psilander
Olaf Gram, ingeniør Henry Seemann
Nina, Olafs søster Clara Wieth
Sven Berg, Ninas forlovede Carlo Wieth
Nancy, Larssons husbestyrerinde Emilie Sannom
Detektiv Franz Skondrup
Appearance H.C. Nielsen
Larssons mormonven Otto Lagoni
Larssons mormonven Carl Schenstrøm
Ninas far Frederik Jacobsen
Telegrafist på skibet Nicolai Brechling
Appearance Axel Boesen
Betjent Carl Petersen
Appearance Doris Langkilde

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