The Girl From Gay Paree (1927)

Comedy | 15 September 1927

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SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Variety
7 Dec 1927
p. 21.
DETAILS
Release Date:
15 September 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Tiffany Productions, Inc.
Copyright Date:
17 September 1927
Copyright Number:
LP24425
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,233
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Mary Davis, alone and destitute in the big city, fleeces a meal out of a restaurant, and pursued by police, she seeks refuge in the Cafe Royalle, where she is shuffled along a line of girls waiting for job interviews. In desperation, Mary agrees to impersonate a Mademoiselle Fanchon of the Folies-Bergère who has failed to keep her contract. The New York Star sends Kenneth Ward to interview the famous wild Frenchwoman; and through a mistake in cues, she rushes wildly into his arms. Mary's picture appears and is seen by Robert Ryan, a bachelor friend of the real Fanchon, and he comes to investigate. In repelling Ryan's advances, Mary believes she has killed him; then the real Fanchon appears and threatens to kill Ryan. Mary's sweetheart, Kenneth, following a series of amusing complications, comes to her aid, and they are ... +


Mary Davis, alone and destitute in the big city, fleeces a meal out of a restaurant, and pursued by police, she seeks refuge in the Cafe Royalle, where she is shuffled along a line of girls waiting for job interviews. In desperation, Mary agrees to impersonate a Mademoiselle Fanchon of the Folies-Bergère who has failed to keep her contract. The New York Star sends Kenneth Ward to interview the famous wild Frenchwoman; and through a mistake in cues, she rushes wildly into his arms. Mary's picture appears and is seen by Robert Ryan, a bachelor friend of the real Fanchon, and he comes to investigate. In repelling Ryan's advances, Mary believes she has killed him; then the real Fanchon appears and threatens to kill Ryan. Mary's sweetheart, Kenneth, following a series of amusing complications, comes to her aid, and they are united. +

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