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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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  • A Star Is Born (1937) on KL Studio Classics DVD

    Jeffrey Kenison 2018-09-19

    I strongly think this original version would be great on KL Studio Classics DVD. I like Fredric March, Janet Gaynor, Andy Devine, Adolphe Menjou, Lionel... MORE>

  • watching this movie is like..

    a.morris 2018-02-16

    being a one legged man in an ass kicking contest. spoiler.. not winning. MORE>

  • Again?

    Mosparx 2017-10-02

    This was just shown 4 days ago. Don't the Programmers bother to check what has been recently schduled? The same applies to overrated... MORE>