THE GREAT GABBO

A film by James Cruze

Cast : Erich Von Stroheim, Betty Compson, Donald Douglas, Marjorie Kane

1929 / romantic comedy / Etats-Unis / original title : THE GREAT GABBO / 91’ / Black & White / status : completed / long feature-film / International catalogue

An insanely, egocentric ventriloquist, even though he is possessed by his wooden dummy, is in love with a dancer who is in love with another. The dummy gives advice to the ventriloquist.