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Chloe, Love Is Calling You (1934)

A black voodoo priestess comes out of the Louisians swamps to take revenge on the white plantation owner she believes killed her husband.

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Marshall Neilan

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Marshall Neilan (story and screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Olive Borden ... Chloe
Reed Howes ... Wade Carson
Molly O'Day ... Joyce Gordon
Francis Joyner Francis Joyner ... Col. Gordon (as Frank Joyner)
Georgette Harvey Georgette Harvey ... Mandy
Jess Cavin Jess Cavin ... Hill
Augustus Smith Augustus Smith ... Mose (as Gus Smith)
Richard Huey Richard Huey ... Ben
Philip Ober ... Jim Strong
Shreveport Home Wreckers Shreveport Home Wreckers ... Blues Band
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A black voodoo priestess comes out of the Louisians swamps to take revenge on the white plantation owner she believes killed her husband.

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She Was Doomed To Die! See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 April 1934 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chloe See more »

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Production Co:

Pinnacle Productions See more »
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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Final film of Olive Borden. See more »

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Chloe
Music by Neil Moret
Lyrics by Gus Kahn
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8 February 2009 | by wes-connorsSee all my reviews

"A young woman of mixed parentage lives in the bayou, raised by a black voodoo priestess who looks to avenge the death of her husband, lynched by an angry white mob. As the tension rises due to the evil plans of the priestess, the young woman finds herself torn between two cultures. Hoping to break free from the control of the woman who raised her, the young woman finds she must confront the priestess in order to save her own life, as well as those the priestess intends to harm," according to the DVD sleeve's synopsis.

Voodoo… Hocus-pocus… Racist… Trash!

The most astonishing thing about "Chloe, Love Is Calling You" is that it was directed by Marshall Neilan. One of the most well-known filmmakers of the 1920s, Mr. Neilan's films were once eagerly anticipated. He was especially successful in partnership with Mary Pickford (see "Stella Maris"). Beautiful star Olive Borden ended her ten-year film career as "Chloe", unfortunately. It also offers a good look at handsome Reed Howes (as Wade) and handsome Philip Ober (as Jim), who was Vivian Vance's volatile husband (off-screen) during "I Love Lucy".

** Chloe, Love Is Calling You (1934) Marshall Neilan ~ Olive Borden, Reed Howes, Philip Ober


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