About the film
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The Girl from Missouri
Release Date: August 03, 1934
|Slogan||:||«The story of a platinum blonde who wouldn't go off the gold standard!»|
|Producers||:||Jack Conway, Bernard H. Hyman|
|Writers||:||Anita Loos, John Emerson|
Leaving Missouri to find a wealthy husband in New York City, Eadie Chapman becomes a chorus girl and soon entertains at the lavish home of millionaire Frank Cousins. Cousins proposes to Eadie, only to then commit suicide due to bankruptcy. Fellow millionaire T. R. Paige defends Eadie when the police question her for having Cousins' jewelry -- but when she becomes enamored with his son, Tom, Paige declares Eadie a gold digger.