The best-known movie of Clara Bow, the silent screen's most popular, appealing, and underrated actress, IT is a typical 1920s poor girl/rich boss romantic scenario. The film's success permanently changed its star's publicity tag from "The Brooklyn Bonfire" and "The Hottest Jazz Baby in
Films" to "The It Girl."
Betty Lou (Clara Bow), a salesgirl in Waltham's, the city's largest department store, is in love with her boss, Cyrus Waltham (Antonio Moreno). Although he has been seeing Adela (Jacqueline Gadson), a society woman who hopes to marry him, Waltham takes Betty Lou to Coney Island on a date. Both
have a wonderful time, but when he kisses her goodnight, she r...