It was the first of her four silent films. In this two-reeler for Mutual, Charlie Chaplin portrayed a hired worker named David at a film studio.
Call the Midwife.
Although he was accused of exploiting their bodies by the Temperance Movement, they remained highly popular - and racy for their time.
In the surviving portion of the film, she was only down to her petticoat when the excerpt ended.
There, she continued to undress and furtively reach for other clothes.
The sexy actress was first introduced as an evil temptress in this film with her character name:
Although it lacks star leads and filmmakers and will probably drop under the radar, I definitely recommend Sex Drive to anyone looking for a big laughs.
Every moment packs a punch.
I really liked the movie.
When the film was promoted, publicists realized that her name Theda Bara was an anagram for "Arab Death.
It left me speechless.
This movie was funny.
Soon after, Rydal noted in a title card:
In fact, the film told the story of her own life.
In the short, a man was in an adjoining dressing room when through the thin wall, he heard two other females in a nearby dressing room.
This voyeuristic short was sexually enticing to early male audiences.