A struggling actress impresses a fading alcoholic movie star who gives her the big break she's always wanted and marries her. However, the marriage becomes troubled when she becomes a bigger star than her husband.
A mad surgeon (Peter Lorre) replaces the crushed hands of a pianist (Colin Clive) with those of a guillotined murderer. Frances Drake, Ted Healy, Sarah Haden. Atmospheric direction by Karl Freund ("The Mummy"). Above-par horror yarn.