Whoopee (1930)

Whoopee

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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 … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Musical & Performing Arts, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: William Conselman, William Anthony McGuire
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MGM

Cast


as Henry Williams

as Sally Morgan

as Wanenis

as Sheriff Bob Wells

as Mary Custer

as Jerome Underwood

as Black Eagle

as Chester Underwood

as Andy McNabb

as Judd Morgan

as Harriet Underwood

as Deputy

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Eleanor Hunt

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Goldwyn Girl

as Cowhand

as Cowhand

as Cowhand Cook

as Cowhand

as Cowhand

as Harriet Underwood

as Cowhand

as Bit Part

as Cowhand

as Cowhand
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Critic Reviews for Whoopee

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | January 28, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Snappy stage-bound musical comedy.

Full Review… | March 1, 2015
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

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

August 1, 2005
Video-Reviewmaster.com

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

Full Review… | August 24, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

November 5, 2004
EmanuelLevy.Com

March 12, 2004
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Audience Reviews for Whoopee

i'm not a fan of eddie cantor nor of this star vehicle tailored 4 him i don't understand why he was so big he thought he was alot funnier than he is

Whoopee Quotes

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