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Glamour (1934)

Approved | | Drama | 9 April 1934 (USA)
A married chorus girl falls in love with a composer.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Constance Cummings ...
Linda Fayne
Phillip Reed ...
Lorenzo Valenti
Joseph Cawthorn ...
Ibsen
Doris Lloyd ...
Nana
Lyman Williams ...
Forsyth
Phil Tead ...
Jimmy
Luis Alberni ...
Monsieur Paul
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Renee
Alice Lake ...
Secretary
Louise Beavers ...
Millie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wilson Benge ...
Pritchard
Peggy Campbell ...
Amy
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Grassie
David Dickinson ...
Stevie
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Storyline

Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki, who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti, whom she discovered in a Bohemian café and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Fascinación  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Fifteen minutes were cut from the film after the Hollywood preview and before the New York release. See more »

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Heaven on Earth
Written by Roy Turk and Harry Akst
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Yet another backstage picture
2 October 2002 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Another Hollywood look at the Broadway theater and the people who put on the shows. Costumes and acting are OK. People who interested in Hollywood Deco design will like some of the sets.

I was disappointed that there was not more music and dancing.


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