To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

King of Burlesque

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

King of Burlesque
King of Burlesque FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed bySidney Lanfield
Screenplay byJames Seymour
Gene Markey
Harry Tugend
Story byViña Delmar
Produced byKenneth Macgowan (associate producer)
StarringWarner Baxter
Alice Faye
Jack Oakie
CinematographyJ. Peverell Marley
Edited byRalph Dietrich
Music byCyril J. Mockridge (original music) (uncredited)
Victor Baravalle (musical director)
Herbert W. Spencer (orchestrator) (uncredited)
Vinton Vernon(music recordist) (uncredited) Pollack & Yellen
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
  • January 3, 1936 (1936-01-03)
Running time
90 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Box office$1.1 million[1]

King of Burlesque is a 1936 musical film about a former burlesque producer played by Warner Baxter who moves into a legitimate theatre and does very well, until he marries a socialite. Sammy Lee received an Academy Award nomination for the now dead category of Best Dance Direction at the 8th Academy Awards.[2] Today the film is best known for Fats Waller's rendition of "I've Got My Fingers Crossed".

Plot

Former burlesque producer moves into legitimate theatre and does well until he marries a socialite. After his divorce his former top singer returns from London to help out.

Cast

Remake

The film was remade in 1943 as Hello, Frisco, Hello.

References

  • Green, Stanley (1999) Hollywood Musicals Year by Year (2nd ed.), pub. Hal Leonard Corporation ISBN 0-634-00765-3 page 50

External links


This page was last edited on 16 October 2021, at 03:31
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.