The Royal Family of Broadway

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The young diva of the celebrated Cavendish family wants to wed a millionaire, endangering the show-biz future of her famed theatrical clan. This adaptation of a Broadway hit by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber lovingly satirizes the Barrymore acting family.


Ina Claire
as Julia Cavendish
Fredric March
as Tony Cavendish
Mary Brian
as Gwen Cavendish
Henrietta Crosman
as Fanny Cavendish
Charles Starrett
as Perry Stewart
Arnold Korff
as Oscar Wolff
Frank Conroy
as Gilbert Marshall
Murray Alper
as McDermott
Wesley Stack
as Hall Boy
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  • This early Cukor comedy, based on the famous play, is still theater, but the acting is good, particularly Fredric March won won his first Oscar.

    Apr 11, 2011 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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