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The Singing Kid (1936)

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85 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Singing star loses his voice, recuperates in the country, meets aspiring playwright and her daughter.
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Status
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Updated Apr 3, 1936

Release date
Apr 11, 1936 (United States)

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65 cast members
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Al Jolson
Al Jackson Al Jackson   See fewer
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Sybil Jason
Sybil Haines Sybil Haines   See fewer
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Beverly Roberts
Ruth Haines Ruth Haines   See fewer
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Edward Everett Horton
Davenport Rogers Davenport Rogers   See fewer
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Lyle Talbot
Robert 'Bob' Carey Robert 'Bob' Carey   See fewer
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Allen Jenkins
Joe Eddy Joe Eddy   See fewer
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Claire Dodd
Dana Lawrence Dana Lawrence   See fewer
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Wini Shaw
Blackface Singer (as Winifred Shaw) Blackface Singer (as Winifred Shaw)   See fewer
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Joe King
Dr. May (as Joseph King) Dr. May (as Joseph King)   See fewer
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William B. Davidson
Barney Hammond (as Wm. Davidson) Barney Hammond (as Wm. Davidson)   See fewer
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Cab Calloway
Cotton Club Band Leader Cotton Club Band Leader   See fewer
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Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra
Cotton Club Orchestra Cotton Club Orchestra   See fewer
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The Yacht Club Boys
Singing Quartette Singing Quartette   See fewer
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Bill Elliott
Announcer (scenes deleted) (as Gordon Elliott) Announcer (scenes deleted) (as Gordon Elliott)   See fewer
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Florence Lake
Young Woman (scenes deleted) Young Woman (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Cliff Saum
Electrician (scenes deleted) Electrician (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Harry Seymour
Proprietor (scenes deleted) Proprietor (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Grady Sutton
Young Man (scenes deleted) Young Man (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Mary Treen
Secretary (scenes deleted) Secretary (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Charles Adler
Member - The Yacht Club Boys (uncredited) Member - The Yacht Club Boys (uncredited)   See fewer
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Irving Bacon
Maine Driver (uncredited) Maine Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Barefield
Cab Calloway's Tenor Saxaphonist (uncredited) Cab Calloway's Tenor Saxaphonist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Barton
Proprietor (uncredited) Proprietor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Beranger
Designer (uncredited) Designer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mildred Boyd
Singer in 'Save Me, Sister' (uncredited) Singer in 'Save Me, Sister' (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glen Cavender
Stagehand (uncredited) Stagehand (uncredited)   See fewer
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DeForest Covan
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Crehan
IRS Agent Fulton (uncredited) IRS Agent Fulton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Downen
Call Boy (uncredited) Call Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louise Franklin
Singer in 'Save Me, Sister' (uncredited) Singer in 'Save Me, Sister' (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Gray
Panhandler (uncredited) Panhandler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jonathan Hale
Dr. Brown (uncredited) Dr. Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otis Harlan
Bank Clerk (uncredited) Bank Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Avanelle Harris
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Hayes
News Announcer (uncredited) News Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eunice Healey
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Hickman
Newsboy (uncredited) Newsboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Luther Hoobyar
Vendor (uncredited) Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carol Hughes
Mary Lou (uncredited) Mary Lou (uncredited)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
IRS Head J.A. Hanson (uncredited) IRS Head J.A. Hanson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Keane
IRS Agent Potter (uncredited) IRS Agent Potter (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Kelly
Member - The Yacht Club Boys (uncredited) Member - The Yacht Club Boys (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Kent
Stage Manager (uncredited) Stage Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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James V. Kern
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Milton Kibbee
Train Ticket Clerk (uncredited) Train Ticket Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited) Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rosalie Lincoln
Dancer in Swingest Man In Town (uncredited) Dancer in Swingest Man In Town (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alma Lloyd
Receptionist (uncredited) Receptionist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bessie Lyle
Mammy (uncredited) Mammy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Mandy
Stagehand with Lights (uncredited) Stagehand with Lights (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Mann
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Jayne Manners
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Manning
Stage Doorman (uncredited) Stage Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Audience Member (uncredited) Audience Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hattie McDaniel
Maid (uncredited) Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom McGuire
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Morgan
Cab Calloway's Banjoist (uncredited) Cab Calloway's Banjoist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dennis O'Keefe
Bud (uncredited) Bud (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sherlock
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emmett Vogan
Theater Ticket Clerk (uncredited) Theater Ticket Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Huey White
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo White
Man Wearing Top Hat (uncredited) Man Wearing Top Hat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Wilson
Stagehand (uncredited) Stagehand (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 118 votes