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Torch Singer (1933) was a Drama - Musical Film directed by George Somnes and Alexander Hall and produced by Albert Lewis.

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TORCH SINGER ( 1933 )

By Theresa Brown on Jul 26, 2015 From CineMaven's Essays from the Couch

I don?t know why Colbert was Oscar?d for ?IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT? when clearly, her performance the year before in ?TORCH SINGER? ( 1933 ) puts her through her paces royally, and shows her off to good advantage in a grand way. SPOILERS! SPOILERS! FOR GOSH SAKES…SPOILERS! CLAUDETTE COLBERT In ?... Read full article


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By Joey on Mar 12, 2014 From Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest

https://www.facebook.com/Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest Torch singer,This 1933 Paramount film, is a sophisticated and greatly acted drama, with the Depression as background and a powerful performance by the great comedienne and actress, Claudette Colbert, as a chic “fallen” woman. I’d... Read full article


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By Joey on Mar 12, 2014 From Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest

https://www.facebook.com/Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest Torch singer,This 1933 Paramount film, is a sophisticated and greatly acted drama, with the Depression as background and a powerful performance by the great comedienne and actress, Claudette Colbert, as a chic “fallen” woman. I’d... Read full article


Pre-code,Torch Singer(1933) With Claudette Colbert.

By Dawn Sample on Jun 19, 2013 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Torch Singer(1933). Directed by Alexander Hall and George Somnes. Cast: Claudette Colbert, Ricardo Cortez and David Manners and Lyda Roberti. It was released on DVD (as part of a six disc set entitled "Pre-Code Hollywood Collection") on April 7, 2009. Down on her luck chorus girl Sally Trent, w... Read full article


Torch Singer (1933)

By Angela on Nov 7, 2010 From Hollywood Revue

Usually, a baby being born is a joyous occasion.? But not for Sally Trent.? Sally’s boyfriend Mike (David Manners) has left for China, unaware he had a baby on the way, leaving Sally alone, broke, and with no other choice but to give birth in a charity hospital.? She has a baby girl, also name... Read full article


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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since.
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