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Alexander's Ragtime Band

Alexander's Ragtime Band(1938)

Also Known As: Irving Berlin's Alexander's Ragtime Band |

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Brief Synopsis

A forward thinking bandleader fights to make ragtime respectable.

Cast & Crew

Henry King Director
Tyrone Power "Alexander," Roger Grant
Alice Faye Stella Kirby
Don Ameche Charlie Dwyer
Ethel Merman Jerry Allen
Jack Haley Davey Lane
Jean Hersholt Professor Heinrich
Helen Westley Aunt Sophie
John Carradine Taxi driver
Paul Hurst Bill [Mulligan]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles preview: 24 May 1938; Boston, Pittsburgh and San Francisco openings: 11 Aug 1938; Philadelphia, Chicago and Dallas openings: 12 Aug 1938; Cleveland opening: 13 Aug 1938
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  Darryl F. Zanuck, in charge of production
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  106 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,569    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • It's The Best Band in the Land

    Dee2 2014-02-24

    Nostalgic fun and a real gem. Superior musical presentations keep this late-1930s beauty bubbling along. Irving Berlin 's wonderful songs are... MORE>

  • Alexanders Ragtime Band

    Will 2014-02-21

    Recently listened to an old radio broadcast honouring Irving Berlin. Lots of stars,( then) patting each other on the backs, singing Berlin songs, Ethel... MORE>

  • Alexander's Ragtime Band

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-02-25

    Power, Faye & Ameche reunite after "In Old Chicago('37)" in this musical devoted to the songs of Irving Berlin. The title song is... MORE>