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This Modern Age (2010, original release: 1931)


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Published: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Bros. Entertainment, c2010
Series: Archive collection
Description:  1 videodisc (68 min.) sd, b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

Based on the short story Girls together by Mildred Cram, first published in College humor, in February 1931

Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1931

"DVD download"--Container

Joan Crawford (Valentine Winters); Pauline Frederick (Diane Winters); Neil Hamilton (Bob Blake); Monroe Owsley (Tony); Hobart Bosworth (Mr. Blake); Emma Dunn (Mrs. Blake); Albert Conti (André de Graignon); Adrienne D'Ambricourt (Marie); Marcelle Corday (Alyce)

"Young Valentine Winters (Joan Crawford) leaves America to join her ooh-la-la ma in Paris ... and life begins. Soon Valentine is caught up in a whirl of hot music and cold champagne, of the right clothes and the wrong men, of all pleasure and no happiness. Then she meets an upstanding Harvard man. The future looks bright until his strait-laced parents visits Paris. They discover not only Valentine's wild ways but a shocking secret about her mother and Valentine's world come crashing down"-- Container

Not rated

DVD, full-screen (1.33:1: 4 x 3); Dolby Digital

"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container

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Additional Credits:
Grinde, Nick, 1894-1979
Crawford, Joan, 1908-1977
Frederick, Pauline, 1885-1938
Hamilton, Neil, 1899-1984
Owsley, Monroe, 1900-1937
Cram, Mildred, 1889-1985.
Bosworth, Hobart, 1867-1943
Dunn, Emma, 1875-1966
Conti, Albert, 1887-1967
D'Ambricourt, Adrienne, 1878-1957
Corday, Marcelle, 1890-1971

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