Devil May Care (1929)

Genres - Drama, Musical, Romance  |   Release Date - Dec 27, 1929 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 110 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This romantic adventure chronicles the escapades of one of Napoleon's followers. After his leader's exile, the follower is arrested and slated for execution. He is before the firing squad, but manages to escape. To hide, he dashes into the bedroom of a bedazzling Royalist. He falls in love, but she patriotically turns him in. Again he makes a daring escape. Once again he meets the beautiful woman, who undergoes a change of heart and this time, stays loyal to the daring adventurer. Songs include: Songs: "Bon Jour," "Louie," "March of the Old Guard," "Why Waste Your Charms," "The Gang Song," "Madame Pompadour," "Charming," "If He Cared."

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affection, arrest, bachelor, charm [personality], conflict, emperor, encounter, escape, execution, exile, firing-squad, follower [adherent], gangster, love, on-the-run, political-prisoner, return, Royalist, security-guard, swashbuckler, sword