The Broadway Melody

Harry Beaumont (director)
Sarah Y. Mason, Norman Houston, James Gleason, Earl Baldwin (screenwriters)
Anita Page, Bessie Love, Charles King, Jed Prouty (starring)

London: The Empire Theatre, 1929. Vintage program for the 1929 film screening at the Empire Theatre, Leicester Square, London, for the week beginning Saturday, May 18th, 1929, with a contemporary annotation of "May 1929" in holograph ink on top left of front wrapper.

Two vaudeville sisters try to make it big on Broadway, but find romance comes quicker than success. The first sound film to win an Academy Award for Best Picture, as well as being one of the first musicals to feature a Technicolor sequence, which is now lost.

Set in New York.

4.75 x 7.25, single side-staple, 4 pages. Near Fine.

[Book #154922]