Broadway After Dark (1924)

Melodrama | 31 May 1924

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DETAILS
Release Date:
31 May 1924
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Brothers Pictures
Copyright Date:
21 April 1924
Copyright Number:
LP20124
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,300
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Ralph Norton, man-about-town and wealthy favorite in Broadway society circles, is attracted to Helen Tremaine, but her flirtatious behavior causes him to reject the superficial life of his set. He seeks seclusion in a sidestreet roominghouse frequented by theatrical people, and there he meets Rose Dulane, a working girl. When she is fired because of a past jail sentence, Ralph passes her off as his ward in theatrical circles, but she is disillusioned when a detective tries to frame her. Ralph intervenes and decides to take her away and begin a new ... +


Ralph Norton, man-about-town and wealthy favorite in Broadway society circles, is attracted to Helen Tremaine, but her flirtatious behavior causes him to reject the superficial life of his set. He seeks seclusion in a sidestreet roominghouse frequented by theatrical people, and there he meets Rose Dulane, a working girl. When she is fired because of a past jail sentence, Ralph passes her off as his ward in theatrical circles, but she is disillusioned when a detective tries to frame her. Ralph intervenes and decides to take her away and begin a new life. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Society


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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