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Lillian Russell(1940)

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Brief Synopsis

Life story of the musical star from her discovery in 1890 by bandleader Tony Pastor till her retirement in 1912 when she married newspaperman Alexander Moore.

Cast & Crew

Alice Faye Lillian Russell
Don Ameche Edward Solomon
Henry Fonda Alexander Moore
Edward Arnold "Diamond" Jim Brady
Warren William The Famous J. L. [Jessie Lewisohn]
Leo Carrillo Tony Pastor
Helen Westley Grandma Leonard
Dorothy Peterson Cynthia Leonard
Ernest Truex Charles K. Leonard
Nigel Bruce William Gilbert
Lynn Bari Edna McCauley
Claude Allister Arthur Sullivan
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 15 May 1940
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  A Darryl F. Zanuck Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  127 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,433    
Duration(reels):  14    

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  • A hidden gem.

    Natale M. Lucas 2014-04-23

    Concealed within this film is a rare gem. There is an all too short sketch wherein Joe Weber & Lew Fields perform as fine a schtickas they ever did; ... MORE>

  • Faye Is Fabulous In Fictionailzed Biopic

    Kuklapolitan 2014-03-16

    A wonderful film but not without the usual Hollywood omissions and time warps. Alice Faye never looked lovelier than in this biopic of the famed... MORE>

  • Good Biography

    siddag1 2009-10-19

    I think this a good movie about an early entertainer of the late 19th century MORE>