Recaptured Love (1930)

64 mins | Comedy-drama | 8 July 1930

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Film Daily
10 Aug 1930.
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New York Times
9 Aug 1930
p. 16.
Variety
13 Aug 1930
p. 15.
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LITERARY
Based on the play Misdeal by Basil Dillon Woon (production undetermined).
DETAILS
Release Date:
8 July 1930
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
20 June 1930
Copyright Number:
LP1370
Physical Properties:
Sound
Vitaphone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
64
Length(in feet):
6,120
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

After 18 years of happily married life with Helen, eminent Detroit businessman Brentwood Parr "steps out" and is vamped by Peggy Price, a nightclub entertainer introduced to him by Crofts, an older business friend. Although his friend Rawlings disapproves of the relationship, Parr continues to see Peggy during feigned "business trips"; but Helen learns of his affair and gets a Paris divorce. Parr marries Peggy. Helen returns from abroad and embarks on a lively social life. Soon tiring of his young wife's hectic existence, Parr seeks rest and seclusion at the country home of his former wife. After much coaxing by Parr and his son, Henry, Helen decides to start over again, buying off the young entertainer, then making her husband pay her for his ... +


After 18 years of happily married life with Helen, eminent Detroit businessman Brentwood Parr "steps out" and is vamped by Peggy Price, a nightclub entertainer introduced to him by Crofts, an older business friend. Although his friend Rawlings disapproves of the relationship, Parr continues to see Peggy during feigned "business trips"; but Helen learns of his affair and gets a Paris divorce. Parr marries Peggy. Helen returns from abroad and embarks on a lively social life. Soon tiring of his young wife's hectic existence, Parr seeks rest and seclusion at the country home of his former wife. After much coaxing by Parr and his son, Henry, Helen decides to start over again, buying off the young entertainer, then making her husband pay her for his folly. +

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