Gold Diggers Of 1937


(out of 5)

 stars in this pedestrian “Let’s put on a show” musical, one of the many choreographed by Busby Berkeley to entertain Depression-era audiences.  wants to put on a new Broadway musical revue, having no idea that his partners have actually lost all their money to gambling. A bungled attempt to pull an insurance scam is the main motivation to get the show on, and oh boy what a show! The Berkeley-directed Gold Diggers of 1935 is highly superior.

USA, 1936

Directed by 

Screenplay by , based on the play Sweet Mystery of Life by ,

Cinematography by 

Produced by ,

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

Cast Tags:  , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Academy Award Nomination
Best Dance Direction (“Love And War, Busby Berkeley)



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