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The Jazz Singer

The Jazz Singer(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

A cantor's son goes against family tradition to become a popular singer.

Cast & Crew

Michael Curtiz Director
Danny Thomas Jerry Golding
Peggy Lee Judy Lane
Mildred Dunnock Mrs. Ruth Golding
Eduard Franz Cantor David Golding
Tom Tully Dan McGurney
Alex Gerry Uncle Louie
Allyn Joslyn George Miller
Harold Gordon Rabbi Roth
Hal Ross Joseph
Justin Smith Phil Stevens
Murray Alper Cab driver
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Hollywood: 30 Dec 1952; New York opening: 13 Jan 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  EB
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  106, 108 or 110 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,595    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Supporting actor plays lead...needs support.

    Don Letta 2014-09-04

    Let's face it, in the 1950's movie audiences wanted pretty... Pretty men, pretty women, pretty sets and pretty clothes. This film ticks all the... MORE>

  • Jews in the USA were nervous in the 1950's

    BigGuy 2014-09-02

    The height of American Anti-Semitism was at the beginning of the US entry into WW2 and right after the war -- 1942 and 1943, 1946 and 1947. The worst... MORE>

  • Good Movie

    Steve Powers 2012-07-08

    I LOVE most old movies beteen 1930 and 1960. After 1960 is when many movies lost their star power and appeal. This one - a good movie not filled with a... MORE>