Applause (1930)

Director
Rouben Mamoulian

Main cast
Helen Morgan; Joan Peers; Fuller Mellish Jr.; Jack Cameron; Henry Wadsworth

Genres
Drama, Music

Description
This early example of the "backstage" musical genre tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps.


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