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to the Imperial and Allied Forces in Great Britain , followed by 'HURRAH FOR HOLLYWOOD!'
' Boloni of the Big Top.' Another mammoth million-dollar epic from the Drearitone Studios. Hollywood burlesque, with records, devised and written by Roy Plomley and produced by Frederick Piffard. Cast includes John Slater , Roy Plomley , Alan Keith , and Dorothy Carless
Roy Plomley is having a busy time trying to exhaust the almost inexhaustible fund of mammoth film themes. Hollywood has its own little way--or big way -with every kind of conventional dramatic situation, and tonight it is the turn of the Pagliacci line in melodrama. In fact it is ' Laugh, Clown, Laugh all the way over, with a trapeze artist hero. a villainous animal trainer, and a beautiful bare-back rider of a heroine whose voice, we are told, is enough to make a cat laugh-if not a clown I


Written By: Roy Plomley
Produced By: Frederick Piffard.
Unknown: John Slater
Unknown: Roy Plomley
Unknown: Alan Keith
Unknown: Dorothy Carless
Unknown: Roy Plomley

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