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Uniform Title Applause (Motion picture : 1929)
Title Applause [videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky present ; Monta Bell, producer ; directed by Rouben Mamoulian ; story by Beth Brown ; adapted by Garrett Fort.

Imprint [Universal City, CA] : Universal ; New York, NY] : Kino on Video, [2003]


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    K APPL APP M23DVD    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    APP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (79 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1929.
Based on the novel by Beth Brown.
Special features: film excerpts featuring Helen Morgan ; interview with Mamoulian ; gallery of photographs and promotional materials ; excerpt from Brown's novel.
Credits Photography, George Folsey ; editor, John Bassler.
Cast Helen Morgan, Joan Peers, Fuller Mellish, Jr., Jack Cameron, Henry Wadsworth.
Summary A backstage musical that 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.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation.
Subject Burlesque (Theater) -- Drama.
Vaudeville -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Show business films.
Film adaptations.
Added Author Bell, Monta. Producer.
Zukor, Adolph, 1873-1976. Producer.
Lasky, Jesse L., 1880-1958. Producer.
Fort, Garrett. Adapter. Screenwriter.
Mamoulian, Rouben. Director.
Morgan, Helen, 1900-1941. Actor.
Peers, Joan, 1909-1975. Actor.
Mellish, Fuller, 1865-1936. Actor.
Cameron, Jack. Actor.
Wadsworth, Henry, 1902-1974. Actor.
Brown, Beth. Applause.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation.
Kino International Corporation.
Standard No. 738329032326
Music No. K323 Kino on Video

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