Age Group: Adults & Seniors
5/6/2014 • 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.Clark County Library
Room: Main Theater
Movie Series: Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Capra & Stanwyck's 1930's Columbia Films
FILM: Ladies of Leisure (1930, 98 min)
Kay (Barbara Stanwyck), a cynical streetwise party girl lands a job as a model for aspiring painter Jerry Strong, the son of a wealthy railroad magnate. When their work sessions eventually evolve into a serious romantic relationship, Jerry’s status-conscious parents attempt to by Kate off like a common prostitute. This movie marked Capra’s first association with Stanwyck.