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Reaching for the Moon (1930) (1930)

Reaching for the Moon (1930)





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In this elaborate big-budget musical, a handsome businessman follows a beautiful woman aboard a luxury liner and begins to woo her. This doesn't set well with her fiance. Later the fellow learns of the stock market crash and develops a taste for booze. Romantic mayhem ensues until the inevitable happy ending. Look for a young Bing Crosby singing Irving Berlin's "Lower Than Lowdown," as part of the "Whiteman Rhythm Boys."more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Romance, Classics, Comedy
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Written By: Edmund Goulding, Elsie Janis, Alfred Goulding
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On DVD: Mar 7, 2006
United Artists

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Bebe Daniels
as Vivien Benton
Jack Mulhall
as Jimmy Carrington
Claud Allister
as Sir Horace Partingto...
Walter Walker
as James Benton
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a nice romantic comedy, I didn't know Fairbanks could be so funny! Plus, you get a cameo from Bing Crosby and he was like 26, he looks like a teen he's so young! This movie was fun, but of course it is a predictable romantic comedy, and could be better, especially the picture and sound quality.

Aj V

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Sweet romantic comedy, with a rare appearance of Douglas Fairbanks in a talking motion picture. Edward Everett Horton offers capable support, good story.

James Higgins

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