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Brief Synopsis

In this silent film, a small-town girl tries to make it in Hollywood.

Cast & Crew

King Vidor Director
Marion Davies Peggy Pepper [also known as Patricia Pepoire]
William Haines Billy Boone
Dell Henderson Colonel [Marmaduke Oldfish] Pepper
Paul Ralli André [Telefair]
Tenen Holtz Casting director
Harry Gribbon Comedy director
Sidney Bracy Dramatic director
Polly Moran The maid
Albert Conti Producer [Mr. Morton]
Rolfe Sedan Photographer
Kalla Pasha Comet Studio comedian who spritzes Peggy
John Gilbert Himself
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 10 Nov 1928
Release Date:  1928 Production Date:  A King Vidor Production
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corp.
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  63 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,453    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • A great silent comedy, Marion Davies' best film

    Steve 2013-11-16

    I was fortunate enough to see this on the big screen back in the 70's with live organ music, and King Vidor in attendance for Q&A. This one movie... MORE>

  • Show People

    Goetan 2013-07-10

    Director Vidor's funny silent film, and one of the best "Hollywood on Hollywood" films ever made. Davies is a small-town girl working in... MORE>

  • A Romantic Glimpse Into the Silent Movie Era

    Jonathan 2011-08-29

    William Haines' best acted role in a movie that is both heartwarming and gives an adorable glimpse into the making of silent movies. The director was... MORE>