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City Girl

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Director [[Performer~P103827~F.W. Murnau~fwmurnau]] began [[Feature~V87325~City Girl~thecitygirl]] as a silent film, hoping to match the artistic triumph of his earlier [[Feature~V138301~Sunrise~richu]]. [[Performer~P103827~Murnau~fwmurnau]] was frustrated by two elements: Fox's decision to hastily convert the film into a talkie, and his inability to secure the services of [[Feature~V138301~Sunrise~richu]] star [[Performer~P26244~Janet Gaynor~janetgaynor]]. The director was forced by the studio to...more

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