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Big Town Girl (1937)

Approved | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 3 December 1937 (USA)
When a department store songstress becomes a radio star she keeps her identity secret, as the "Masked Countess", because he estranged husband is a crook.

Director:

Alfred L. Werker

Writers:

Lou Breslow (screenplay), John Patrick (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Claire Trevor ... Fay Loring
Donald Woods ... Mark Tracey
Alan Dinehart ... Larry Edwards
Alan Baxter ... James Mead
Murray Alper ... Marty
Spencer Charters ... Isaiah Wickenback
Maurice Cass Maurice Cass ... Mr. Huff
Irving Bacon ... Gas Station Attendant
George Chandler ... Red Evans
Lillian Yarbo ... Scarlett
Jonathan Hale ... Hershell
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Storyline

Fay Loring (Claire Trevor), a department store sheet-music song plugger is turned into a radio star by a slick promoter, Larry Edwards (Alan Dinehart) and becomes the mysterious Masked Countess. She keeps her identity secret be cause hes estranged husband, James Mead (Alan Baxter) is a criminal, but a newspaper reporter, Mark Tracey (Donald Woods) discovers her secret...and falls in love with her. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Behind a mask she escaped death and found romance and fame!!!

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Music

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 December 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Máscara de Seda See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Don't Throw Kisses
Lyrics by Sidney Clare
Music by Harry Akst
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