About the film
germany prostitute nightclub romance chemist pre-code nightclub singer motherhood nightclub entertainer
Release Date: September 23, 1932
|Slogan||:||«What could she do but flee from love? She loved two men at once!»|
|Director||:||Josef von Sternberg|
|Producers||:||Josef von Sternberg, Mel Ballerino, Fred A. Datig|
|Writers||:||Josef von Sternberg, Jules Furthman, S.K. Lauren|
American chemist Ned Faraday marries a German entertainer and starts a family. However, he becomes poisoned with Radium and needs an expensive treatment in Germany to have any chance at being cured. Wife Helen returns to night club work to attempt to raise the money and becomes popular as the Blonde Venus. In an effort to get enough money sooner, she prostitutes herself to millionaire Nick Townsend.