About the film
love triangle suicide show business debt poverty illicit affair vaudeville performer
Behind the Make-Up
Release Date: January 18, 1930
|Director||:||Dorothy Arzner, Robert Milton|
|Writers||:||Mildred Cram, Howard Estabrook, George Manker Watters|
Gardoni, a down-on-his-luck vaudeville performer, is taken in by a fellow performer, a clown who has a bicycle riding act. Gardoni shows his appreciation by stealing the clown's act and his girlfriend, whom he marries.