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Whoopee!

Whoopee! (1930)

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Release Date: Sep 27, 1930 Wide

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Adapted from Owen Davis's stage comedy The Nervous Wreck (itself filmed in 1927), Flo Ziegfeld's musical spectacular Whoopee! was one of the solid hits of the 1928-29 Broadway season, thanks largely to the irrepressible Eddie Cantor. The property was transferred to film virtually intact in 1930, again produced by Ziegfeld (in collaboration with Sam Goldwyn) and again starring Cantor. The star plays Henry Williams, a wide-eyed hypochondriac who heads to a western resort town in the company of his

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Absolutely charming--and gloriously dated--Cantor vehicle. In two-strip Tech...and Cantor recreating his Broadway sensation.

August 1, 2005
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Probably as close as we'll ever get to seeing what a 1920s Broadway stage musical was like.

August 24, 2003 Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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    1. Henry Williams: You're starved? I want to tell you something Sally Morgan, I've had a piece of toast, two pieces of asparagus, and a bottle of Bromiseltzer since Easter Sunday. Would you believe that?
    – Submitted by Kevin R (5 months ago)
    1. Mary Custer: Aw, poor Henry, let me hold your hand.
    2. Henry Williams: It's not heavy, I can manage, hold your own hand.
    – Submitted by Kevin R (5 months ago)
    1. Sheriff Bob Wells: Say, is that guy Henry Williams really as sick as he thinks he is?
    2. Mary Custer: He's so full of pills they can't operate on him, he keeps rolling off the table.
    – Submitted by Kevin R (5 months ago)
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