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The Big Broadcast (1932)

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80 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

A radio-singer, Bing Hornsby, is none-too-concerned about his job, and an affair with Mona leads to his dismissal. When it appears Hornsby is getting and paying a lot of attention to his fiancée, Anita Rogers, station manager Leslie ...See moreA radio-singer, Bing Hornsby, is none-too-concerned about his job, and an affair with Mona leads to his dismissal. When it appears Hornsby is getting and paying a lot of attention to his fiancée, Anita Rogers, station manager Leslie McWhinney buys the station, gives Hornsby his job back, and goes on a honeymoon with Anita. Written by Les Adams See less
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Writers
William Ford Manley (play "Wild Waves") | George Marion Jr. (screenplay)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 14, 1932

Release date
Oct 14, 1932 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Bing Crosby
Bing Hornsby Bing Hornsby   See fewer
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Stuart Erwin
Leslie McWhinney Leslie McWhinney   See fewer
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Leila Hyams
Anita Rogers Anita Rogers   See fewer
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George Burns
George George   See fewer
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Gracie Allen
Gracie (as Grace Allen) Gracie (as Grace Allen)   See fewer
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George Barbier
Clapsaddle Clapsaddle   See fewer
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Ralph Robertson
Announcer Announcer   See fewer
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Alex Melesh
Animal Man Animal Man   See fewer
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Spec O'Donnell
Office Boy Office Boy   See fewer
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Anna Chandler
Mrs. Cohen Mrs. Cohen   See fewer
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Thomas Carrigan
Officer Officer   See fewer
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Donald Mills
Donald Mills (as The Mills Brothers) Donald Mills (as The Mills Brothers)   See fewer
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Harry Mills
Harry Mills (as The Mills Brothers) Harry Mills (as The Mills Brothers)   See fewer
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Herbert Mills
Herbert Mills (as The Mills Brothers) Herbert Mills (as The Mills Brothers)   See fewer
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John Mills
John Mills (as The Mills Brothers) John Mills (as The Mills Brothers)   See fewer
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Irving Bacon
Prisoner Prisoner   See fewer
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The Boswell Sisters
Boswell Sisters Boswell Sisters   See fewer
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Connee Boswell
Connee Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters) Connee Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters)   See fewer
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Martha Boswell
Martha Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters) Martha Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters)   See fewer
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Vet Boswell
Vet Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters) Vet Boswell (as The Boswell Sisters)   See fewer
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Cab Calloway
Cab Calloway Cab Calloway   See fewer
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Eddie Lang
Guitar Player Guitar Player   See fewer
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Vincent Lopez
Orchestra Leader Orchestra Leader   See fewer
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The Mills Brothers
The Mills Brothers The Mills Brothers   See fewer
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Edgar Norton
Secretary to T. F. Bellows Secretary to T. F. Bellows   See fewer
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Donald Novis
Donald Novis Donald Novis   See fewer
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Kate Smith
Kate Smith Kate Smith   See fewer
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Mary Stewart
Ingenue Ingenue   See fewer
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Arthur Tracy
The Street Singer The Street Singer   See fewer
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Jimmy Wallington
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.9 / 10 | 181 votes