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The Jan 1927 Photoplay noted that Ankles Preferred had been changed to Stage Madness. ...

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The Jan 1927 Photoplay noted that Ankles Preferred had been changed to Stage Madness.

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
16 Jun 1927
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Photoplay
Jan 1927
p. 100
Variety
19 Jan 1927
p. 18
DETAILS
Alternate Title:
Ankles Preferred
Release Date:
9 January 1927
Production Date:

Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Fox Film Corp.
9 January 1927
LP23570
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,620
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Madame Lamphier, a ballet dancer, tires of domestic life after the birth of her daughter, Dora, and returns to the stage. Her husband, Andrew, however, disappears with her daughter. Years later, Madame Lamphier is injured by a fall, and when a younger girl threatens to take her place, Lamphier in a jealous rage shoots the manager, Pierre, and frames the girl for murder. When she discovers that the girl is her own long-lost daughter, she herself ...

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Madame Lamphier, a ballet dancer, tires of domestic life after the birth of her daughter, Dora, and returns to the stage. Her husband, Andrew, however, disappears with her daughter. Years later, Madame Lamphier is injured by a fall, and when a younger girl threatens to take her place, Lamphier in a jealous rage shoots the manager, Pierre, and frames the girl for murder. When she discovers that the girl is her own long-lost daughter, she herself dies.

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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