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
Black-and-white, often abbreviated B/W or B&W, is a term referring to a number of monochrome forms in visual arts.Black-and-white as a description is also something of a misnomer, for in addition to black and white, most of these media included varying shades of gray...
and color American musical film
The musical film is a film genre in which songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative, sometimes accompanied by dancing. The songs usually advance the plot or develop the film's characters, though in some cases they serve merely as breaks in the storyline, often as elaborate...
released by Fox Film Corporation.
The film had Multicolor
Multicolor is a subtractive natural color process for motion pictures. Multicolor, introduced to the motion picture industry in 1929, was based on the earlier Prizma Color process, and was the forerunner of Cinecolor....
sequences in its original release, and is considered a lost film
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. The sequel, New Movietone Follies of 1930
New Movietone Follies of 1930 is a 1930 American musical film released by Fox Film Corporation, directed by Benjamin Stoloff. The film stars El Brendel and Marjorie White who also costarred in Fox's Just Imagine in 1930....
, also has Multicolor sequences and exists in the UCLA Film and Television Archive
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- Sue Carol
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- Sharon Lynn - Ann Foster
- Dixie Lee
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- Lead Dancer In Fashion Number
- Lola Lane - Lila Beaumont
- John Breeden - George Shelby
- Robert Burns
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- Robert Burns
- Jackie Cooper
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- Melva Cornell
- Jeannette Dancey
- Mario Dominici - Le Maire
- Stepin Fetchit
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- The call-boy
- Vina Gale
- Archie Gottler
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- Stage Manager
- John Griffith
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- Charles Huff
- Helen Hunt
- Warren Hymer Martin
- DeWitt Jennings
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- Jay Darrell
- Arthur Kay - Orchestra Leader
- Frank La Mont
- Paula Langlen
- Henry M. Mollandin
- David Percey
- Frank Richardson
- David Rollins
- Carolynne Snowden
- Arthur Springer
- Arthur Stone - Al Leaton
- Lita Chevret - Chorine (uncredited)
(All written by Con Conrad, Archie Gottler and Sidney D. Mitchell)
- "Walking With Susie"
- "Why Can't I Be Like You?"
- "That's You Baby"
- "Look What You've Done To Me"
- "Big City Blues"
- "Pearl of Old Japan"
Filming locations include Havana
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, New York City
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, and Palm Beach, Florida
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