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A Star Is Born

A Star Is Born(1937)

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Brief Synopsis

A fading matinee idol marries the young beginner he's shepherded to stardom.

Cast & Crew

Janet Gaynor Esther Victoria Blodgett, later known as Vicki Lester
Fredric March Norman Maine
Adolphe Menjou Oliver Niles
May Robson Lettie, Grandmother Blodgett
Andy Devine Danny McGuire
Lionel Stander Matt Libby
Owen Moore Casey Burke
Peggy Wood Miss Phillips, Central Casting Corp. clerk
Elizabeth Jenns Anita Regis
J. C. Nugent Esther's father
Guinn Williams Posture coach

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World preview in Hollywood: 20 Apr 1937
Release Date:  1937 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording) Production Co:  Selznick International Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  111 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,995    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • comparing the Libby's

    Bill Smith 2015-09-04

    Of course Mr. March & Miss Gaynor are superb, but I find the difference in the 2 'Libby's to be interesting.Lionel Stander in this version is... MORE>

  • Fine Picture

    freddie 2015-07-07

    Always loved this version,and Judy's is very good,too!May Robson steals this picture which isn't easy with the fine actors in this cast. MORE>

  • Best version

    Juliana 2014-02-03

    I saw this movie once and asked my sister if she knew about it. She told me it had starred Judy Garland, but I was certain that was not the version I had... MORE>