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Our Blushing Brides (1930)

Passed | | Drama | 19 July 1930 (USA)
Three department store girls--Connie, Franky, and Jerry--share an apartment on West 91st Street in New York City. Each earns little more than 20 dollars per week. Jerry is the sensible one,... See full summary »

Director:

Harry Beaumont (uncredited)

Writers:

Bess Meredyth (dialogue and continuity), John Howard Lawson (dialogue and continuity) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joan Crawford ... Jerry March
Anita Page ... Connie Blair
Dorothy Sebastian ... Francine (Franky) Daniels
Robert Montgomery ... Tony Jardine
Raymond Hackett ... David Jardine
John Miljan ... Martin W. Sanderson
Hedda Hopper ... Mrs. Russ-Weaver
Albert Conti Albert Conti ... Monsieur Pantoise
Edward Brophy ... Joe Munsey
Robert Emmett O'Connor ... The Detective (as Robert O'Connor)
Martha Sleeper ... Evelyn Woodforth
Gwen Lee ... Dardanelle - a Mannequin
Mary Doran ... Eloise - a Mannequin
Catherine Moylan ... A Mannequin
Norma Drew Norma Drew ... A Mannequin
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Storyline

Three department store girls--Connie, Franky, and Jerry--share an apartment on West 91st Street in New York City. Each earns little more than 20 dollars per week. Jerry is the sensible one, but the others throw themselves at amoral rich men in an attempt to hook one and better themselves. They end up being hurt and disappointed despite Jerry's attempts to warn them. Written by Thomas McWilliams <tgm@netcom.com>

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Taglines:

The easiest way meant comfort...luxury...yet she had the courage to be decent...to win the man she loved. (print ad, Montana Standard ((Butte)) 16 August 1930) See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Anypomones kardies See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$337,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Turner library print)

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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Trivia

This film received one of its first, and rare early television broadcasts in San Francisco Saturday 22 November 1958 on KGO-TV (Channel 7). See more »

Quotes

Mrs. Hinkle, the Landlady: Mr. Carter, third floor front. He's a process server. That's a real influential job. He thinks you're pretty nice. He'd like to take you out.
Geraldine 'Gerry' March: No thank you, Mrs. Hinkle. You see, I'm avoiding process servers this season
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Connections

Featured in Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Puttin' on the Ritz
(1929) (uncredited)
Written by Irving Berlin
Played on a record in the girls' apartment
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Top Notch Joan Crawford movie!
3 September 2006 | by eguinea5See all my reviews

If you don't like the later in life Joan Crawford movies, then try her in 1930. A different, looser, comedic Joan captures the picture with warmth, pathos and charm. A great performance. This is another of Crawford's pre-code pictures with lots of scantily clad women, a reference to snorting cocaine, two women kissing on the mouth and a mention (By Anita Page) of letting her husband "in" one night. In one scene Hattie McDaniel's offers Joan Crawford a Coca - Cola! Years later that might have been a product placement for Pepsi instead! Robert Montgomery doesn't have much to do but stand around a nd deliver his lines but the supporting cast, including Hedda Hopper is very good. This 1930 MGM movie is WORTH SEEING.


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