• Comet Over Broadway (1938)

Comet Over Broadway

Release Date: 1938

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 5 min

Plot Summary

Bill Appleton (John Litel) has killed a man, and now he's in prison. His wife, actress Eve Appleton (Kay Francis), understands that she's now the family's breadwinner, so she leaves her baby with a pal and heads to New York to make it on the stage. After a stint as a burlesque dancer, Eve becomes a successful show business commodity overseas. As her career surges, she falls for producer Bert Ballin (Ian Hunter), but she feels responsible for getting her husband sprung from prison.

Cast: Kay Francis, Ian Hunter, John Litel

Director: Busby Berkeley

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: London, 1930s, Engaging, Husband, Marriage, Emotional, Temptation, Melodramatic, Love, Quest, Prison