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The Flame of New Orleans

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Acclaimed French filmmaker [[Performer~P85111~Rene Clair~renéclair]] made his American debut with this period comedy/drama. Claire Ledeux ([[Performer~P19148~Marlene Dietrich~marlenedietrich]]) leaves her native France and arrives in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1841, with one goal in mind: marrying a wealthy man. Posing as a pillar of society and a woman of means, Claire sets her sights on Charles Giraud ([[Performer~P78205~Roland Young~rolandyoung]]), who is good looking and rich, but she soon discovers...more

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