Ice Follies of 1939 (1939)





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Comedy, romance, and song hit the ice in this musical. Larry Hall (James Stewart) is a professional ice skater whose act with his friend Eddie Burgess (Lew Ayres) breaks up when Larry weds Mary McKay (Joan Crawford). Mary is also a skater, and she teams up with Larry to perform, but their on-stage (or, more accurately, on-ice) partnership proves short-lived when Mary is offered a contract to make movies in Hollywood. She quickly becomes a popular film star, but Larry does not have the same luck … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf, Leonard Praskins
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On DVD: Mar 23, 2009


as Mary McKay

as Larry Hall

as Eddie Burgess

as Douglas 'Doug' Tolli...

as Mort Hodges

as Melvyn Rodney

as Effie Lane

as Skating Horse

as Kitty Sherman

as Max Norton

as Hal Gibbs

as Director

as Lady Hilda

as Doorman

as Tolliver's Chauffeur

as Publicity Man

as Dress Designer

as Makeup Man

as Sister

as Politician

as Hal Gibbs
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All Critics (1)

A lavish musical romantic comedy that skates on thin ice.

Full Review… | May 25, 2015
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Audience Reviews for Ice Follies of 1939

just awful

jay nixon

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i think this would be better if it was a vehicle for sonja hennie at 20th fox it would have been better

joan did this stinker as a fav to mayor...but even she can't save this tired film. but she looks awesome in technicolor!!!

Lars Micha

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