1936 Musical Films
There’s really only one good film of 1936, and I’m not sure if you know which one it is, but after this blog, 1936 Musical Films is finished, I’m going to watch it, since I just bought it, from iTunes. I could have rented it, but everything on my website, I own and I don’t rent.
Anything Goes starring Bing Crosby and Ethel Merman
Born To Dance released November 27 starring Eleanor Powell, Virginia Bruce, James Stewart, Frances Langford, Buddy Ebsen and the vocal group The Foursome.
Cain and Mabel starring Marion Davies, Clark Gable and Allen Jenkins
Can This Be Dixie? starring Jane Withers, Slim Summerville, Helen Wood and Thomas Beck. Directed by George Marshall
Captain January starring Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee and Slim Summerville. Directed by David Butler.
Collegiate released January 22 starring Jack Oakie and Frances Langford and featuring songwriters Mack Gordon and Harry Revel.
Dancing Pirate starring Charles Collins, Frank Morgan and Steffi Duna
Everybody Dance starring Cicely Courtneidge
Everything Is Rhythm starring Harry Roy and Princess Pearl (actress) and featuring Mabel Mercer
Follow the Fleet starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
The Great Ziegfeld starring William Powell, Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer, Frank Morgan, Fanny Brice, Virginia Bruce and Ray Bolger.
Hats Off starring Mae Clark and John Payne. Directed by Boris Petroff.
Her Master’s Voice starring Edward Everett Horton and Peggy Conklin
King of Burlesque starring Alice Faye, Jack Oakie and Warner Baxter and featuring Fats Waller and Kenny Baker
Pigskin Parade starring Stuart Erwin, Patsy Kelly, Jack Haley, Betty Grable, Dixie Dunbar and Judy Garland and featuring The Yacht Club Boys
Poor Little Rich Girl released July 24 starring Shirley Temple, Alice Faye, Jack Haley and featuring Tony Martin.
Public Nuisance No. 1 starring Frances Day.
Rhythm on the Range released July 1 starring Bing Crosby and Frances Farmer.
Rose-Marie starring Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy
Show Boat starring Irene Dunne, Allan Jones, Helen Morgan, Paul Robeson and Hattie McDaniel
Soft Lights and Sweet Music film revue featuring Ambrose & his Orchestra, Evelyn Dall, Turner Layton and Elisabeth Welch
Stage Struck starring Dick Powell, Joan Blondell, Frank McHugh, Jeanne Madden and The Yacht Club Boys.
Suzy starring Jean Harlow, Franchot Tone, Cary Grant and Inez Courtney
Swing Time starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
Three Smart Girls