A lively picture [from the musical Mr Bones], with Al Jolson singing new and old songs, including among the Irving Berlin new numbers a couple of melodious hits.
The all-English dialog version of this UFA talker is a presentable piece of work, even allowing for blemishes. Film errs somewhat in starting off as snappy comedy and ending up as the usual…
The picture will appeal to some and probably not to others. Its story is an old one, basically the successful efforts of the bad, bad girl to become a good wife to a lawyer far above her station.
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