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Back Street

Back Street (1932)

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Release Date: Dec 30, 1932 Wide

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Based on a best-selling novel by Fannie Hurst, Back Street concerns an ill-starred couple, Rae (Irene Dunne) and Walter (John Boles). Rae meets Walter and falls hopelessly in love with him; Walter is also drawn to Rae, but he has already pledged to marry another woman and can't find a way out. They part, and for a while Rae takes up with someone else; Walter needs to leave the country and impulsively tries to arrange a marriage with Rae, but she is unable, due to her new beau, and he sails away

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This version of Fannie Hurst's potboiler is an extremely well acted melodrama

January 2, 2011 Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com
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