Elizabeth, a delivery girl, dreams of being a music-hall singer but she is refused at the first casting she takes part in. A bit depressed, she gets to know Victor, a would-be Shakespearean actor and another audition victim. When Victor quite unexpectedly gets a female part in a music-hall number he unfortunately finds himself voiceless. Why wouldn't Elizabeth replace him in it? His new friend hesitates but finally makes her debut as ... a man posing as a woman! She is noticed by McLintock, an influential talent agent who hires Mr. Victoria (Elizabeth's stage name) and launches his/her brilliant international career. One day, Robert, a handsome young man engaged to Princess Mironoff, makes friends with this young man posing as a woman posing as a man ...
31 December 1935 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Mulher Antes de Tudo
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(British Acoustic Sound Full-Range Recording System: at Shepherd's Bush London)
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
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Elizabeth's hands pose differently between shots when Victor brings medicine to her. See more
We have dinner late and then decide to motor on. The car will conveniently break down - there.
We... we then, walk, three kilometres.
Now don't get too original, darling.
Well, what's three kilometres on a nice moonlight night? At the end of that walk, by chance, we will arrive at an inn, which, by a strange coincidence I know well. I shall telephone the "patron" and make some interesting reservations.
Memphis By Morning
Written by Peter De Rose
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