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31 Ratings


Directed by John Ford
United States, 1927


Depicts the disparate lives of the performers in Hattie Breckenridge’s theatrical boarding-house. Jack La Velle is a vaudeville knife-thrower, in love with his pretty target Gertie … but she loves egotistical ham actor Eric, an ostensible Shakespearean tragedian.

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