The Dance of Life (1929)

  |  Drama, Musical, Romance

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A vaudeville comic and a pretty young dancer aren't having much luck in their separate careers, so they decide to combine their acts. In order to save money on the road, they get married. ... See full summary »


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  • Hal Skelly in The Dance of Life (1929)
  • Kay Francis and Hal Skelly in The Dance of Life (1929)
  • Nancy Carroll and Hal Skelly in The Dance of Life (1929)
  • Nancy Carroll in The Dance of Life (1929)
  • The Dance of Life (1929)

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Did You Know?


Barbara Stanwyck had played Bonny King on stage (under her original name, Ruby Stephens) and tested for the film, but Paramount decided to use Nancy Carroll because she, unlike Stanwyck, had already made films and therefore had a movie "name".


Plot Summary


Drama | Musical | Romance


Release Date:

16 August 1929



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