About

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star.

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Directed by

Lloyd Bacon

Written by

Bradford Ropes (Novel)
Rian James (Screenplay)
James Seymour (Screenplay)
Harry Warren (Lyricist)
Al Dubin (Lyricist)

Runtime

89 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The Greatest Musical hit the Screen Has Ever Known!

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#823 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Sound, Recording

Oscar nomination for Best Picture