Fox Movietone Follies of 1929

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Fox Movietone Follies of 1929
Fox Movietone Follies of 1929 FilmPoster.jpeg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by David Butler
Marcel Silver
Produced by William Fox
Written by David Butler
William K. Wells
Starring Sue Carol
Sharon Lynn
Dixie Lee
Lola Lane
Music by Arthur Kay
Cinematography Charles Van Enger
Edited by Ralph Dietrich
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release date(s) May 26, 1929 (1929-05-26)
Running time 80 mins
Country United States
Language English

Fox Movietone Follies of 1929 (also known as Movietone Follies of 1929 and The William Fox Movietone Follies of 1929) was a black-and-white and color American musical film released by Fox Film Corporation.

Preservation status[edit]

The film had Multicolor sequences in its original release, and is considered a lost film.[1] The sequel, New Movietone Follies of 1930, also has Multicolor sequences and exists in the UCLA Film and Television Archive.[2]

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

(All written by Con Conrad, Archie Gottler and Sidney D. Mitchell)

  • "Walking With Susie"
  • "Why Can't I Be Like You?"
  • "Legs"
  • "Breakaway"
  • "That's You Baby"
  • "Look What You've Done To Me"
  • "Big City Blues"
  • "Pearl of Old Japan"

Production notes[edit]

Filming locations include Havana, New York City, and Palm Beach, Florida.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bradley, Edwin M. (2004). The First Hollywood Musicals: A Critical Filmography of 171 Features, 1927 Through 1932. McFarland. pp. 42–43. ISBN 0-7864-2029-4. 
  2. ^ Bradley, Edwin M. (2004). The First Hollywood Musicals: A Critical Filmography of 171 Features, 1927 Through 1932. McFarland. p. 234. ISBN 0-7864-2029-4. 

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