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Street Girl

1929 1h 31m Musical Comedy List
Reviews 83% Audience Score Fewer than 50 Ratings
Jazz musician Mike Fall (John Harron) and his band, The Four Seasons, eke out a living playing at a dingy restaurant. After Mike rescues young Hungarian woman Freddie Joyzelle (Betty Compson) from a drunk, he learns she is a violinist and offers her a job playing with the band. All goes well -- until Freddie demands a raise, getting the band fired. Feeling guilty, Freddie arranges for the band to work at a Hungarian restaurant frequented by a prince, which leads to surprising developments. Read More Read Less

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Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews It's at best moderate entertainment. Rated: C Oct 13, 2008 Full Review Read all reviews

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Connor S Released months before the Great Depression, this movie truly highlights the joys of a world pre-despair. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 03/19/24 Full Review Audience Member good pre-code musical Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 01/21/23 Full Review Audience Member Snappy early talkie musical was designed to be a showcase for silent star Betty Compson, and she doesn't disappoint. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/27/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis Jazz musician Mike Fall (John Harron) and his band, The Four Seasons, eke out a living playing at a dingy restaurant. After Mike rescues young Hungarian woman Freddie Joyzelle (Betty Compson) from a drunk, he learns she is a violinist and offers her a job playing with the band. All goes well -- until Freddie demands a raise, getting the band fired. Feeling guilty, Freddie arranges for the band to work at a Hungarian restaurant frequented by a prince, which leads to surprising developments.
Director
Wesley Ruggles
Producer
William LeBaron, Wesley Ruggles
Screenwriter
Jane Murfin
Production Co
RKO Radio Pictures Inc.
Genre
Musical, Comedy
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 31m