Sidewalks of London Poster

Release Date: 1938

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Street performer Charles Staggers (Charles Laughton) befriends orphan and would-be dancer Libby (Vivien Leigh) and adds her to his act. When the group meets songwriter Harley Prentiss (Rex Harrison), Libby ambitiously pursues him. A quarrel with Charles over the matter leads to Libby dropping him from a show arranged by Prentiss. Soon after, Libby takes up with Prentiss, and his songs make her famous all over London. Charles takes Libby's rejection hard and allows it to nearly ruin his career.

Cast: Charles Laughton, Vivien Leigh, Rex Harrison, Tyrone Guthrie, Larry Adler, Gus McNaughton, Bart Cormack, Edward Lexy

Director: Tim Whelan

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: London, Prison, Intense, Cheeky, Love, 1930s, Emotional, Rise, Fall