Dave Gould




Director (Feature Film)

Rhythm Parade (1942)

Writer (Feature Film)

Gals, Incorporated (1943)
Suggested by a story by

Music (Feature Film)

Bells of Capistrano (1942)
Music setings
College Holiday (1936)

Dance (Feature Film)

The Big Show-Off (1945)
Music seq created and Director by
The Big Bonanza (1944)
Dance Director
Rosie, the Riveter (1944)
Dance Director
My Best Gal (1944)
Dance Director
Lady, Let's Dance! (1944)
Danced staged by
Casanova in Burlesque (1944)
Dance Director
Hands Across the Border (1944)
Dance Director
O, My Darling Clementine (1943)
Dance Director
Pistol Packin' Mama (1943)
Songs staged by
Silver Skates (1943)
Prod numbers staged by
Sweater Girl (1942)
Dance Director
Youth on Parade (1942)
Dances staged by
Lady for a Night (1942)
Dance Director
The Boys from Syracuse (1940)
Dance Director
It All Came True (1940)
Dance Director
Everything's on Ice (1939)
Dance and ice numbers
Everybody Sing (1938)
Music numbers staged by
Breaking the Ice (1938)
Ice numbers staged by
A Day at the Races (1937)
Music numbers staged by
Nothing Sacred (1937)
Dance Director
Broadway Melody of 1938 (1937)
Dance Ensembles
Rosalie (1937)
Dance Director for Cadet routines
Born to Dance (1936)
Dance ensembles
The Perfect Gentleman (1935)
Dances staged by
L'homme des Folies Bergère (1935)
Danses crées par [Dances created by]
Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)
Musical numbers created by
Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935)
Dance numbers created and staged by
Down to Their Last Yacht (1934)
Dance Director
Hips, Hips, Hooray! (1934)
Dance Director
The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Dance ensemble staged by
3 on a Honeymoon (1934)
Dance Director
Hollywood Party (1934)
Dance numbers Arrangements by
Flying Down to Rio (1933)
Dance Director
Melody Cruise (1933)
Ballet staged by

Visual Effects (Feature Film)

King Kong (2005)
3D lighting TD
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
3D lighting TD, Weta Digital
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
3D TD/Lighter, Weta Digital

Cast (Short)

Let's Dance (1936)

Dance (Short)

Hollywood Party (1937)
Let's Dance (1936)
Yours Sincerely (1933)

Life Events


Movie Clip

Broadway Melody Of 1936 (1935) -- (Movie Clip) Got A Feelin' You're Foolin' Broadway news hounds Jack Benny and Sid Silvers spying, Robert Taylor as a young producer tries his luck crooning to wealthy widow June Knight, Nick Long Jr. taking over as her dance partner, tune by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed, high-tech number in MGM's Broadway Melody Of 1936, 1935.
Broadway Melody Of 1936 (1935) -- (Movie Clip) Sing Before Breakfast The second piece of maybe the best bit in the movie, hoofers and new neighbors Ted and Sally (Buddy and sister Vilma Ebsen) with Broadway hopeful Irene (Eleanor Powell), reprising the song by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed, in MGM's Broadway Melody Of 1936, 1935.
Born To Dance (1936) -- (Movie Clip) Easy To Love James Stewart as sailor Ted is not quite the equal of top-billed Eleanor Parker (as single New York gal Nora) as a singer but makes a game effort, with Cole Porter’s Easy To Love, but he’s not in her species as a dancer, so she does a solo choreographed by Dave Gould, in MGM’s Born To Dance, 1936.
Gay Divorcee, The (1934) -- (Movie Clip) The Continental After an elaborate buildup, Fred Astaire as Guy and Ginger Rogers as Mimi, the title character, begin the big production number staged by Dave Gould, to the original song by Con Conrad and Herb Magidson, in the couple’s first top-billed feature from RKO, The Gay Divorceè, 1934.
Folies Bergere De Paris (1935) -- (Movie Clip) Kissing Is Not Hygenic Having left the stage teasing his impression of socialite Baron Cassini, Maurice Chevalier as singer Charlier is assaulted by partner Mimi (Ann Sothern), then appears as the baron, accompanied by Merle Oberon in her first Hollywood film, 20th Century Fox's Folies Bergere De Paris, 1935.
Folies Bergere De Paris (1935) -- (Movie Clip) Rhythm Of The Night After a modest opening number and wardrobe change, Paris entertainer Charlier (Maurice Chevalier) with a big one, song by Jack Stern and Jack Meskill, dance by Dave Gould, Ann Sothern as partner Mimi, opening the Darryl Zanuck 20th Century Fox musical Folies Bergere De Paris, 1935.