Mr. Dodd Takes the Air

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Mr. Dodd Takes the Air
Directed byAlfred E. Green
Produced byMervyn LeRoy
Written byWilliam Wister Haines
Elaine Ryan
Clarence Budington Kelland (story The Great Crooner)
StarringKenny Baker
Frank McHugh
Alice Brady
Music byAdolph Deutsch (uncredited)
CinematographyArthur Edeson
Edited byThomas Richards
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • August 21, 1937 (1937-08-21)
Running time
87 minutes
CountryUnited States

Mr. Dodd Takes the Air is a 1937 American musical comedy film. Composer Harry Warren and lyricist Al Dubin were nominated at the 10th Academy Awards in the category of Best Song for "Remember Me".[1]

Plot summary[edit]

A small town electrician becomes a hit singer in New York. When he was asked to sing for a local radio program. Where he gets involved with a gold digger, a thief, an opera singer and the woman he loves. After suffering from bronchitis he uses another voice to still be on the air but then everyone calls him a fake.



  1. ^ "The 10th Academy Awards (1938) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved April 2, 2014.

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