Sultry silent screen vamp Negri's first talking picture was her final film in the U.S. until her brief cameo reappearance in 1943 in HI DIDDLE DIDDLE. This lavish period production has Negri as a beautiful cabaret performer who wins the heart of a Balkan king (Young) while simultaneously
bringing officer Rathbone nearly to ruin with her excessive demands for costly gifts. Finally forced to accept an assignment at a distant outpost, Rathbone temporarily disappears from Negri's life; she weds carefree king Young. The marriage galvanizes his enemies into action, and Young is killed
by a bomb. Negri, newly selfless and nonmercenary, reunites with Rathbone. The studio s...