The Broadway Melody (1929)

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A pair of sisters from the vaudeville circuit try to make it big time on Broadway, but matters of the heart complicate the attempt.


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Trivia

Eddie Kane starred as a big shot Broadway producer named Francis Zanfield, which is an obvious take on Broadway legend Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.. Meanwhile, the character name Jock Warriner (played by Kenneth Thomson) was meant to sound like Jack L. Warner, who was the head of Warner Bros. Studio, the main rival... ...


Quotes

Jacques Warriner: I'd like to do a lot of things for you Queenie. How would you like an apartment, all your own? Say, on Park Avenue? And a car, all your own? Perhaps a Rolls Royce? Oh, and a lot of nice things.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Drama | Musical | Romance

Details

Release Date:

6 June 1929

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$379,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$2,808,000 (USA)

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