It's 1930. Pops is dead, the Stock Market has crashed, and the wolf is at the door.
It’s 1930. Pops is dead, the Stock Market has crashed, and the wolf is at the door. When Mitzi Schector crosses the threshold of the Broadway Ritz for a lowly usherette job, little does the eighteen-year-old know she has just stepped into her future. Mitzi’s life is about to change into a world of movie moguls, platinum-blondes, and romance in Hollywood during the transition from silent films to sound.
Mitzi finds herself caught between her idolization of Hollywood’s latest heartthrob and the reality of David Stein, a handsome theater owner to whom she won’t give the time of day. How can David make her realize he’s the man for her?