An interesting and modernized version of the Biblical tale of the Prodigal son.
The Two Sons (1909)
(Alternative) The Two Sons - The Saint and the Prodigal
CategoriesBased on the Bible Black and White Drama Father-Son Relationship Forgiveness Grace Lost Film Modern Adaption Parable Parable of the Prodigal Son Short Silent Film DramaShortBased on the Bible, Black and White, Father-Son Relationship, Forgiveness, Grace, Lost Film, Modern Adaption, Parable, Parable of the Prodigal Son, Silent Film
One son obeys his father, while the other defies him and goes out into the world. Eventually, the second son returns, broken, and when the father celebrates his return to the family, the obedient son feels that he has been punished for being loyal.
Source: AFI Catalog
Released on a split reel with "The Bride of Tabaiva"