Blonde Venus



American chemist Ned Faraday marries a German entertainer and starts a family. However, he becomes poisoned with Radium and needs an expensive treatment in Germany to have any chance at being cured. Wife Helen returns to night club work to attempt to raise the money and becomes popular as the Blonde Venus. In an effort to get enough money sooner, she prostitutes herself to millionaire Nick Townsend.

  1. S.K. Lauren


  2. Jules Furthman


  3. Josef von Sternberg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Herbert Marshall

    Herbert Marshall

    Edward 'Ned' Faraday

  2. Dickie Moore

    Dickie Moore

    Johnny Faraday

  3. Marlene Dietrich

    Marlene Dietrich

    Helen Faraday, aka Helen Jones

  4. Cary Grant

    Cary Grant

    Nick Townsend

  5. Rita La Roy

    Rita La Roy

    'Taxi Belle' Hooper

Full Cast & Crew

Blonde Venus
Blonde Venus



Status Released

Release Information

  • September 9, 1932


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -



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