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Elinor Norton (1934)

Passed | | Drama | 2 November 1934 (USA)
During World War I, Elinor Norton provokes the jealousy of her bridegroom Tony, who is prone to sullen moods, when she gives her friend Bill Carroll, who loves her, a goodbye kiss. Tony ... See full summary »

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Hamilton MacFadden

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Claire Trevor ... Elinor Norton
Gilbert Roland ... Rene Alba
Henrietta Crosman ... Christine Somers
Hugh Williams ... Tony Norton
Norman Foster ... Bill Carroll
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Storyline

During World War I, Elinor Norton provokes the jealousy of her bridegroom Tony, who is prone to sullen moods, when she gives her friend Bill Carroll, who loves her, a goodbye kiss. Tony starts an argument, which spoils their wedding meal, but when he apologizes, she forgives him. Four weeks later, Tony accepts a commission to fight in France, although he does not have to go, as an escape from his unhappy marriage. While Tony is at the front, Elinor works for the war effort at home and meets Brazilian Rene Alba during her work. After they spend a few nights together dancing, Rene tells Elinor that he has fallen in love with her. Although she confesses that that their evenings together have been the happiest she has spent, she refuses to see him the next day. In the trenches, Bill is injured while he helps Tony, who, greatly upset at the shelling, drinks. Before their bunker is blown to bits, though, Tony gallantly carries the unconscious Bill to safety. Elinor continues to see Rene ...

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The Story of a Girl Who Lived and Loved!

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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A nitrate print of this film survives in the UCLA Film and Television Archives, and is not listed for preservation. See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 November 1934 (USA) See more »

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Fox Film Corporation See more »
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Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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