[Courtland Trenholm (George Brent) prepares to pay his fare.]
Baby Face (dir. Alfred E. Green, 1933) is a pre-Code film, the story of Lily Powers (Barbara Stanwyck), a young woman whose encounter with a Nietzsche-espousing cobbler inspires her to climb (i.e., sleep) her way to the top. The film is available on a DVD compilation, Forbidden Hollywood, Volume 1.
Miss Powers' phone number is SChuyler 3-2215.
Saturday, September 29, 2007
By Michael Leddy at 7:25 AM