Directed by Irving Cummings, this nostalgic biopic chronicles the life and times of flamboyant chanteuse Lillian Russell (played by Alice Faye), who quickly becomes a shining star on Broadway after producer Tony Pastor (Leo Carrillo) discovers her. Meanwhile, Lillian catches the eye of several suitors, including newsman Alexander Moore (Henry Fonda), songwriter Edward Solomon (Don Ameche) and railroad mogul Diamond Jim Brady (Edward Arnold).
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- Irving Cummings
- 1941 Academy Award®
- Best Art Direction Black and White nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it