The Street Singer (1937)

Genres - Musical  |   Run Time - 86 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this British musical, the trouble begins when a performer has a tiff with his singing partner during a show and ends up running outside. He is costumed as a beggar and in this guise encounters a kindly orphan who is in the custody of a former musician. Seeing his ragged clothing, she pities him and brings him home for a hot meal. The performer realizes that in the face of the poverty she and the magician suffer with daily, that he is truly a lucky man. Later he falls in love with the orphan girl and makes her his new partner.

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love, survivor, life-choices, meaning-of-life, music, orphan, partner, poverty, songwriter