1930’s

New Orleans Musical Rainbow On The River

Rainbow On The RiverRainbow On The River – 1936
Starring Bobby Breen, Rainbow On The River aka It Happened In New Orleans tells the story of young Phillip Ainsworth, an orphan of the US Civil War, has been lovingly raised by Toinette  a former slave.
Toinette has big plans for the boy. She has saved her money to send him to a private school. But when the local priest finds Phillip’s family living in New York, the boy is sent north to live with people who refuse to accept him. His only friend is the butler, Barrett. But his curmodgeon of a grandmother is finally broken down by the¬† boy’s charm and good manners, and all ends happily.

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May West In Belle Of The Nineties

Belle Of The Nineties starring May WestBelle Of The Nineties – 1934
May West not only stars in this 1930’s movie made in New Orleans, but she wrote the original story as well.
In this early comedy, West plays Ruby Carter, the American Beauty queen of the night club-sporting world who shifts her operations from St. Louis to New Orleans to get away from prizefighter Tiger Kid. Installed in “The Sensation Club”, ran by Ace Lamont, she becomes the toast of the town.

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