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What Price Beauty? (1925)

Wholesome country girl, Mary, works at the 'House of Magic' beauty salon and pines for the dreamy owner, Clay. Unfortunately Clay has also been targeted by experienced vamp, Rita, who has ... See full summary »

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Tom Buckingham (as Thomas Buckingham)

Writers:

Malcolm Stuart Boylan (titles), Natacha Rambova (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nita Naldi ... Rita Rinaldi
Natacha Rambova
Pierre Gendron Pierre Gendron ... John Clay
Virginia Pearson ... Mary
Dolores Johnson Dolores Johnson
Sally Winters Sally Winters
La Supervia La Supervia
Marilyn Newkirk Marilyn Newkirk
Victor Potel
Caroline Rankin ... (as Spike Rankin)
Templar Saxe Templar Saxe
Leo White
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rosalind Byrne
Myrna Loy ... Vamp
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Storyline

Wholesome country girl, Mary, works at the 'House of Magic' beauty salon and pines for the dreamy owner, Clay. Unfortunately Clay has also been targeted by experienced vamp, Rita, who has him set firmly in her improper sights. After an elaborate dream that has Clay changing the women that surround him into fantastical fashion creations, good sense finally takes hold and natural beauty Mary prevails. Written by PetersMoviePosters

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

22 January 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

O Preço da Beleza See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

S. George Ullman See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent
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The first film of Myrna Loy. See more »

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Referenced in Valentino (1977) See more »

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