The Broadway Melody

The Broadway Melody

Harriet and Queenie Mahoney, a vaudeville act, come to Broadway, where their friend Eddie Kerns needs them for his number in one of Francis Zanfield's shows. Eddie was in love with Harriet, but when he meets Queenie, he falls in love to her, but she is courted by Jock Warriner, a member of the New Yorker high society. It takes a while till Queenie recognizes, that she is for Jock nothing more than a toy, and it also takes a while till Harriet recognizes, that Eddie is in love with Queenie

TitleThe Broadway Melody
Release DateFebruary 8th, 1929
GenresDrama, Music, Romance
Runtime
DirectorsHarry Beaumont, Sarah Y. Mason
WritersArthur Freed, James Gleason, Edmund Goulding, Norman Houston
Production CompanyMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Production CountryUnited States of America
Plot Keywordsnew york city, musical, singer, pre-code, vaudeville, wisecrack humor, broadway show, early sound film, partially lost film
Charles King
Charles King
Eddie Kearns
Anita Page
Anita Page
Queenie Mahoney
Bessie Love
Bessie Love
Hank Mahoney
Nacio Herb Brown
Nacio Herb Brown
Pianist (uncredited)
Drew Demorest
Drew Demorest
Turpe - Costumer (uncredited)
Edward Dillon
Edward Dillon
Dillon - Stage Manager (uncredited)
Mary Doran
Mary Doran
Flo (uncredited)
Arthur Freed
Arthur Freed
Bystander in Rehearsal Room (uncredited)
James Gleason
James Gleason
Music Publisher (uncredited)
Carl M. Leviness
Carl M. Leviness
Party Guest (uncredited)
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