Among the residents of a theatrical boarding house is the last member of a once great acting family, down on his luck. When an offer to star in a London "Hamlet" comes, he takes lessons from a faded former star, and goes on to huge success as he forgets his old friends.
A romance of the Roaring River of Life called Broadway. (Print Ad- The Daily Star, ((Queens, NY)) 31 March 1927)
Did You Know?
Previously thought lost, the film was found in 2010 stored in a New Zealand film archive. According to a June 7, 2010, article in the "Los Angeles Times", this film--unlike several others found in the same cache--was considered so valuable that its restoration was carried out in New Zealand before it had several copies shipped to the US. The restoration was funded by 20th Century-Fox, whose predecessor, Fox Films, originally produced the picture. See more