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Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
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|MPAA Ratings:||Premiere Info:||not available|
|Release Date:||1934||Production Date:||
Carl Laemmle, President; A B. F. Zeidman Production
|Color/B&W:||Black and White||Distributions Co:||Universal Pictures Corp.|
|Sound:||Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)||Production Co:||Universal Pictures Corp.|