Her Secret

Her Secret

Director: Warren Millais, Sara Maritza, Alan Mowbray, Ivan Simpson

Cast: Warren Millais, Sara Maritza, Alan Mowbray, Ivan Simpson

     
 
Produced in Arizona by theater legend Oliver Morosco's wife Helen Mitchell, Her Secret told the sordid story of Waffles (Sari Maritza, a waitress accused by Tucson bluenoses of "contributing to the delinquency of minors." One "minor" in particular is Johnny Norton (Buster Collier), the exiled son of a Chicago industrialist (Alan Mowbray), in Tucson after having

Overview

Produced in Arizona by theater legend Oliver Morosco's wife Helen Mitchell, Her Secret told the sordid story of Waffles (Sari Maritza, a waitress accused by Tucson bluenoses of "contributing to the delinquency of minors." One "minor" in particular is Johnny Norton (Buster Collier), the exiled son of a Chicago industrialist (Alan Mowbray), in Tucson after having served a jail term for drunk driving. Johnny falls for Waffles, the pretty waitress, but is disturbed when the girl visits a remote cabin with a male friend, Tex (Rex Armond). Unbeknownst to all and sundry, Waffles is actually visiting her dying mother, but rumors fly and the students from a local college are soon prohibited from frequenting her café. Her Secret was banned in many locations but after a few incendiary scenes had been deleted, the film enjoyed a wide release in 1936 under a new title, The Girl from Georgia. According to some reports, the production was financed by a local Tucson businessmen, one of whom was the father of supporting player Tex Armond. Despite her exotic name, leading lady Sari Miritza actually hailed from Great Britain.

Product Details

Release Date:
08/30/2011
UPC:
0089218662194
Original Release:
1933
Source:
Alpha Video
Presentation:
[B&W]
Time:
0:52:00
Sales rank:
90,513

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Disc #1 -- Her Secret
2. Chapter 1 [7:52]
3. Chapter 2 [10:20]
4. Chapter 3 [7:11]
5. Chapter 4 [7:48]
6. Chapter 5 [7:33]
7. Chapter 6 [10:04]

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