A Star Is Born (1937)
Duration: 111 minuten
Alternative title: Een Ster Wordt Geboren
Directed by: William A. Wellman
Stars: Janet Gaynor, Fredric March and Adolphe Menjou
IMDb score: 7,3 (10.582)
Releasedate: 27 April 1937
A Star Is Born plot
"Is the price of stardom a broken heart?"
Esther Blodgett is a country girl who dreams of the glamorous world of the movie. She moved to Hollywood and works there as a waitress. When she has to serve at a Hollywood party, she is noticed by the famous actor Norman Maine. He makes sure she can audition and she gets a chance in the film world. They marry and as her career picks up speed, that of the alcoholic Norman quickly deteriorates. He finds it difficult to accept this and his drinking problem continues to grow.