Hugh Carver is an athletic star and a freshman at Prescott College. He falls in love with Cynthia Day, a popular girl who loves to go to parties. He finds that it is impossible to please her and still keep up with his studies and his athletic training, and soon the two face some difficult decisions.
The greatest of all college pictures- don't miss seeing CLARA BOW in "THE PLASTIC AGE" (Print Ad- Wood County Democrat,((Quitman, Texas)) 11 May 1927)
Did You Know?
The Plastic Age marks the film debut of Mexican actor Gilbert Roland (1904-1994), whose real name was Luis Antonio Damaso de Alonso. He and Clara would become lovers during the production of this film, which evolved into a life-long friendship that lasted until Clara Bow's death in 1965. See more