Turned down at her first audition, shop clerk Elizabeth thinks her dream of being a music hall singer is over. But when her friend and female impersonator Victor is unable to perform his musical number, Elizabeth steps into the spotlight.
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Jessie Matthews is so exquisite. She is both fragile and headstrong. Her performances are always pitched on the edge of hysteria. She is also lyrical and lighthearted. Go and figure that out! I hope one day she is rediscovered.