About the film
Release Date: October 07, 1929
|Slogan||:||«She gave youth and beaty for Applause»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Music, Romance|
|Producers||:||Walter Wanger, Jesse L. Lasky, Monta Bell|
|Writers||:||Garrett Fort, Beth Brown|
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.