The Great Gabbo (1929)

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Cantankerous and opinionated, convinced that his ventriloquist act is the greatest in the world, the Great Gabbo is unmoved when his assistant leaves him. When Gabbo becomes successful on Broadway he notices Mary with a new partner and determines to win her back.

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