As the opening scroll tells us, Narcotic was "presented in the hope that the public may become aware of the terrific struggle to rid the world of drug addiction." The movie itself is a salacious plunge into a world of sordid pleasures. It tells us the story of Dr. William G. Davies, an infamous snake-oil salesman who started his career as a promising medical student.
A white youth who is raised in the jungle by the animals is captured by a safari and brought back to civilization as an attraction in a circus.
A US marshal goes undercover to bust up a bunch of rustlers.
A professor tires of the direction his life is going and wants to move west, but his girlfriend doesn't understand why he is so dissatisfied.
A former boxer purchases a classy speakeasy and falls in love with a wealthy society girl.
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
A French princess flees an arranged marriage and sails for New Orleans, where she is rescued from pirates by a dashing mercenary.
A loose biopic based on the life of Gilded Age tycoon "Diamond" Jim Brady.