ApplauseDVD - 2003
When talking pictures were first coming to the screen, theater director Rouben Mamoulain shatters the oppressive technical limitations and transforms a backstage melodrama into a stunning cinematic masterpiece. Tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps.
Publisher: New York : Kino on Video, c2003
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (79 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in