Le mystère du château de Beaufort (1911) HD online
Le mystère du château de Beaufort
Mid the charming grounds of Beaufort Grange, Helen and a party of friends engage in the childish game of hide-and-seek. The game is exciting and Helen seeks to hide herself in the old castle. She hides in an old fireplace of the customary massive proportions, when suddenly, as if by some unseen hand, a secret door springs open and a flight of stone steps are revealed, thinking this to be a fine hiding place, the young lady goes down the steps. Immediately the door closes after her, and she is entrapped in a dismal dungeon. Time wears on and exhausted in her efforts to attract attention, Helen falls into a stupor. Meanwhile, her friends have searched high and low and found no trace of her. The affair develops into a serious mystery. The Duke of Beaufort, owner of the Grange, becomes interested and alarmed. With the aid of some old maps of the Grange he searches for the lost girl. By some chance he happens to also place his hand upon the hidden spring; the door flies open, and he ...
Released in the US as a split reel along with the documentary Saas Grund, a Village in the Alps (1911).