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Gold Diggers of Broadway

Gold Diggers of Broadway
Gold Diggers of Broadway
Starring Nancy Welford, Conway Tearle, Winnie Lightner, Ann Pennington, Lilyan Tashman and William Bakewell, «Gold Diggers of Broadway» is a Comedy/Musical film directed by Roy Del Ruth, and written by De Leon Anthony, Avery Hopwood, and Robert Lord, released in the USA on August 30 of 1929.
Directed by
Roy Del Ruth

Titles
De Leon Anthony

Play "The Gold Diggers"
Avery Hopwood

Story
Robert Lord

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The story is set in the contemporary New York City of 1929, and is about a group of 'gold digging' Broadway showgirls who are all looking for love and money but not sure which is the most important.

The film opens on an audience watching a lavish Broadway show, featuring a giant gold mine production number ('Song of the Gold Diggers'). This is followed by famous guitarist Nick (Nick Lucas) Lucas who sings the song 'Painting the Clouds with Sunshine' which climaxes on stage with a huge art deco [...]

Who is the director of "Gold Diggers of Broadway"?

Roy Del Ruth was an American director, producer, and actor.

Director Del Ruth was 35 years of age in 1929, when "Gold Diggers of Broadway" was released.

Roy Del Ruth has directed movies such as "Happy Landing", released in 1938, "Five and Ten Cent Annie"(1928), "The Little Giant"(1933), "Kid Millions"(1934), "Folies Bergère de Paris"(1935), and "Broadway Melody of 1938"(1937).

Winnie Lightner and Roy Del Ruth have also collaborated in "Hold Everything", released in 1930 (Toots Breen), "The Life of the Party"(1930) (Flo), "Side Show"(1931) as Pat.

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What was the release date of "Gold Diggers of Broadway"?

"Gold Diggers of Broadway" was initally released in the United States on Friday, August 30, 1929.

Release date for the United States:
  • Friday, August 30, 1929

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Cast

 
Nancy Welford
...as Jerry
Conway Tearle
...as Stephen Lee
Winnie Lightner
...as Mabel
Ann Pennington
...as Ann Collins
Lilyan Tashman
...as Eleanor
William Bakewell
...as Wally

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Technical Details

Genres:Comedy / Musical
Release date:
United States United States    August, 30, 1929  
Sound mix:Mono
Soundtrack:And Still They Fall In Love - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons Sung by 'Nancy Welford'
Go To Bed - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons Sung by 'Nick Lucas '
Keeping The Wolf From The Door - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons Sung by 'Winnie Lightner'
Song Of The Gold Diggers - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons Sung by 'Nancy Welford'
What Will I Do Without You - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons Sung by 'Nick Lucas '
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons. Sung by 'Nick Lucas '
Tip Toe Through the Tulips with Me - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons. Sung by 'Nick Lucas '
In a Kitchenette - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons. Sung by 'Nick Lucas '
Mechanical Man - Words by 'Al Dubin' Music by 'Joseph Burke ' Copyright 1929 by M. Witmark & Sons. Sung by 'Winnie Lightner'
Country:United States United States
Language:English
Runtime:1h 41min (101min)



*Sources: Warner Bros. Pictures and Wikipedia
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gold diggers of broadway
release date:August 30, 1929
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