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you to posture a bit as you do in the films,
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" You'n' me both, " said Mr. Mountstephen,
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SAP, THE — Warners. — Good comedy with lots of
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SATURDAY'S CHILDREN— First National.—
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• SHOW BOAT— Universal.— Lavish produc-
tion of a colorful novel that deserved less
obvious direction. Part Talkie. (June.)

SIDESHOW, THE— Columbia.— Hold on to

something! An original circus yarn! Little Billie
plays the lead in this story of a midget's battle for



Online LibraryMoving Picture Exhibitors' AssociationPhotoplay (Volume 36 – 37 (Jul. - Dec. 1929)) → online text (page 115 of 145)