skip navigation
King of Jazz

King of Jazz(1930)

Also Known As: El rey del jazz |

Up
Down

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:
Remind Me

TCMDb Archive MaterialsView all archives (0)

OVERVIEW

powered by AFI

Brief Synopsis

Paul Whiteman and his orchestra lead a series of musical numbers with brief, comedic sketches in between.

Cast & Crew

SEE ALL CAST AND CREW

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 2 May 1930
Release Date:  1930 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Universal Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  98 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

Leonard Maltin Ratings & Review

LEONARD MALTIN MOVIE RATING

LEONARD MALTIN MOVIE REVIEW:

User Ratings & Review

This title has not been reviewed. Be the FIRST to write a review by CLICKING HERE >

User Ratings & Review

User Reviews:

  • Recommend:

  • Cinema History:

  • Cinematography:

  • Lead Performers:

  • Supporting Cast:

  • Director:

  • Screen Play:

  • Music Score:

  • Title Sequence:

User Ratings:

  • Great Musical

    Redgitane 2012-02-05

    This musical is an extraordinary Hollywood treasure presenting the character, greatness and glamour of the 1920's. The music is fabulous and... MORE>

  • The King of Jazz. 1930

    Redgitane 2010-07-24

    This is a great musical , displaying the phantasy and glamour of the culture of the 30's. Paul Whiteman's orchestra plays the classic George... MORE>

  • Other misconceptions

    Timothy Donovan 2010-06-23

    There have been some postings regarding Bela Lugosi's presence on the King of Jazz set. A photo of Lugosi shaking hands w/Whiteman in front of the... MORE>