27 relations: Alfred Newman (composer), Comedy film, David Manners, George Barnes (cinematographer), How to Marry a Millionaire, Howard Hughes, Ina Claire, Jean Harlow, Joan Blondell, Ladies in Love, Lowell Sherman, Madge Evans, Moon Over Miami (film), Phillips Smalley, Pre-Code Hollywood, Pre-Code sex films, Samuel Goldwyn, Samuel Goldwyn Productions, Showgirl, Sidney Bracey, Sidney Howard, Stuart Heisler, The Public Enemy, Three Blind Mice (1938 film), United Artists, Ward Bond, Zoe Akins.
Alfred Newman (March 17, 1900 – February 17, 1970) was an American composer, arranger, and conductor of film music.
Comedy is a genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor.
David Joseph Manners (born Rauff de Ryther Duan Acklom, April 30, 1900 – December 23, 1998) was a Canadian-American actor who played John Harker in Todd Browning's 1931 horror classic Dracula, which starred Bela Lugosi in the title role.
George S. Barnes, A.S.C. (October 16, 1892 – May 30, 1953) was an American cinematographer active from the era of silent films to the early 1950s.
How to Marry a Millionaire is a 1953 American romantic comedy film directed by Jean Negulesco and written and produced by Nunnally Johnson.
Howard Robard Hughes Jr. (December 24, 1905 – April 5, 1976) was an American business magnate, investor, record-setting pilot, film director, and philanthropist, known during his lifetime as one of the most financially successful individuals in the world.
Ina Claire (October 15, 1893February 21, 1985) was an American stage and film actress.
Rose Joan Blondell (August 30, 1906 – December 25, 1979) was an American actress who performed in movies and on television for half a century.
Ladies in Love (1936) is a romantic comedy film directed by Edward H. Griffith and starring Janet Gaynor, Constance Bennett and Loretta Young.
Lowell J. Sherman (October 11, 1885 – December 28, 1934) was an American actor and film director.
Madge Evans (July 1, 1909 – April 26, 1981) was an American stage and film actress.
Moon Over Miami is a 1941 Technicolor musical film directed by Walter Lang, with Betty Grable and Don Ameche in leading roles and co-starring Robert Cummings, Carole Landis, Jack Haley, and Charlotte Greenwood.
Wendell Phillips Smalley (August 7, 1865 – May 2, 1939) was an American silent film director and actor.
Pre-Code Hollywood refers to the brief era in the American film industry between the widespread adoption of sound in pictures in 1929LaSalle (2002), pg.
Pre-code sex films refers to movies made in the pre-code Hollywood era between the introduction of sound in the late 1920s LaSalle (2002).
Samuel Goldwyn (born Szmuel Gelbfisz; שמואל געלבפֿיש; c. August 27, 1879 – January 31, 1974), also known as Samuel Goldfish, was a Polish American film producer of Jewish descent.
Samuel Goldwyn Productions was an American film production company founded by Samuel Goldwyn in 1923, and active through 1959.
A showgirl is a female dancer or performer in a stage entertainment show intended to showcase the performer's physical attributes, typically by way of revealing clothing or even toplessness or nudity.
Sidney Bracey (18 December 1877 – 5 August 1942) was an Australian-born American actor.
Sidney Coe Howard (June 26, 1891 – August 23, 1939) was an American playwright, dramatist and screenwriter.
Stuart Heisler (December 5, 1896 – August 21, 1979) was an American film and television director.
The Public Enemy (Enemies of the Public in the UK) is a 1931 American all-talking pre-Code gangster film produced and distributed by Warner Bros. The film was directed by William A. Wellman and stars James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, Donald Cook, and Joan Blondell.
Three Blind Mice is a 1938 romantic comedy film starring Loretta Young, Joel McCrea and David Niven.
United Artists (UA) is an American film and television entertainment studio.
Wardell Edwin Bond (April 9, 1903 – November 5, 1960) was an American film character actor whose rugged appearance and easygoing charm were featured in more than 200 films and the NBC television series Wagon Train from 1957 to 1960.
Zoe Akins (October 30, 1886 – October 29, 1958) was an American playwright, poet, and author.