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You never know women


A thrilling romance that constructs a combustible love triangle between a Russian dancer, a handsome escape artist, and a wealthy broker. Vera Janova is on her way to star in a Russian vaudeville revue when a falling girder nearly kills her. A construction worker saves her life, but before she wakes up the conniving Eugene Foster takes Vera into his arms, pretending to be the one who rescued her.

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  • 1 videodisc (71 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (8 pages)
  • digital optical stereo
  • videodisc
  • Blu-ray
  • video file region A
  • Blu-Ray

Target Audience Note: CHVR: NR.


  • From the story "The great Illusion" by Ernest Vajda.
  • Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1926.
  • Special features: Audio commentary by William Wellman, Jr.; booklet essay by Gina Telaroli; music composed and performed by Donald Sosinches
  • Director, William Wellman ; adaptation and screenplay, Benjamin Glazer photography, Victor Milner ; titles, Alfred W. Hustwick ; presenters, Adolph Zukor and Jesse Lasky ; associate producers, B.P. Schulberg and Hector Turnbull ; production company, Famous Players-Lasky ; distribution company, Paramount Pictures.
  • Florence Vidor, Clive Brook, Lowell Sherman, El Brendel, Roy Stewart, Sidney Bracey.
  • Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player.
  • Silent film with English intertitles and musical source.

Publisher or Distributor Number: 12198509

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