Ten Cents a Dance Poster

Release Date: 1931

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary
Barbara O'Neill (Barbara Stanwyck) is a poor dance hall girl who catches the eye of the wealthy Bradley Carlton (Ricardo Cortez). However, Barbara has feelings for her neighbor Eddie Miller (Monroe Owsley). After Eddie proposes to her, she says yes, and even secures a job for him from Bradley. Soon, though, Eddie has racked up deep gambling debts and even been unfaithful. Barbara continues to support him, but after he lashes out in jealousy she thinks maybe she should have chosen Bradley.

Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Ricardo Cortez, Monroe Owsley, Sally Blane, Blanche Frederici, Phyllis Crane, Olive Hill, Victor Potel

Director: Lionel Barrymore

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Sacrifice, New York City, Moving, Husband, Spirited, Melodramatic, Love triangle, Office, 1930s, Love