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The Singing Marine (1937)

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105 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

Bob Brent, a young Marine from Arkansas, impresses his comrades with his singing ability, and they pitch in to send him to New York to compete in an amateur contest. Success in the contest, however, sets him up for trouble in romance, in ...See moreBob Brent, a young Marine from Arkansas, impresses his comrades with his singing ability, and they pitch in to send him to New York to compete in an amateur contest. Success in the contest, however, sets him up for trouble in romance, in his career, and with the Corps. Written by Jim Beaver See less
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Delmer Daves (original screenplay)
Cinematographer
Arthur L. Todd (photography)
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Jul 3, 1937 (United States)

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60 cast members
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Dick Powell
Bob Brent Bob Brent   See fewer
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Doris Weston
Peggy Randall Peggy Randall   See fewer
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Lee Dixon
Slim Baxter Slim Baxter   See fewer
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Hugh Herbert
Aeneas Phinney / Clarissa Aeneas Phinney / Clarissa   See fewer
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Jane Darwell
Ma Marine Ma Marine   See fewer
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Allen Jenkins
Sergeant Mike Sergeant Mike   See fewer
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Larry Adler
Larry (Harmonica) Larry (Harmonica)   See fewer
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Marcia Ralston
Helen Young Helen Young   See fewer
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Berton Churchill
J. Montgomery Madison J. Montgomery Madison   See fewer
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Henry O'Neill
Captain Skinner (as Henry O'Neil) Captain Skinner (as Henry O'Neil)   See fewer
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Addison Richards
Mr. Fowler Mr. Fowler   See fewer
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Archie Robbins
Sammy (as James Robbins) Sammy (as James Robbins)   See fewer
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Miki Morita
Ah Ling Ah Ling   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
General General   See fewer
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Harry Woods
First Marine Sergeant (as Harry Wood) First Marine Sergeant (as Harry Wood)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Second Marine Sergeant (as Edward Chandler) Second Marine Sergeant (as Edward Chandler)   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Valerie Bergere
Chinese Madame in Stage Show (uncredited) Chinese Madame in Stage Show (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ward Bond
First Sergeant (uncredited) First Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Carey
Darcy - Phinney's Valet (uncredited) Darcy - Phinney's Valet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lane Chandler
Squad Leader (uncredited) Squad Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edith Craig
Admiring Woman in Audience (uncredited) Admiring Woman in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hal Craig
Squad Leader (uncredited) Squad Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Dunn
Marine in Marine Grill (uncredited) Marine in Marine Grill (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sol Gorss
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Hamilton
Marine Colonel in Shanghai (uncredited) Marine Colonel in Shanghai (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harron
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Hayle
Fat Lady with Mob of Women (uncredited) Fat Lady with Mob of Women (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Hiestand
Amateur Hour Radio Announcer (uncredited) Amateur Hour Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lois January
Dopey's Girl Friend (uncredited) Dopey's Girl Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patsy 'Babe' Kane
KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited) KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kathryn Keys
Girl in Audience (uncredited) Girl in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Suzanna Kim
Chinese Dancer (uncredited) Chinese Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rose King
Fanny Hatteras (uncredited) Fanny Hatteras (uncredited)   See fewer
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James B. Leong
Shanghai Radio Anouncer (uncredited) Shanghai Radio Anouncer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Shanghai Hotel Official (uncredited) Shanghai Hotel Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Trudy Marson
KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited) KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Mayne
Dinner Guest (uncredited) Dinner Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam McDaniel
Black Man (uncredited) Black Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Miller
First Sergeant (uncredited) First Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Moorhouse
Chorus Boy in 'Lady Who Couldn't Be Kissed' Number (uncredited) Chorus Boy in 'Lady Who Couldn't Be Kissed' Number (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frances Morris
KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited) KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Osborne
Soubrette (uncredited) Soubrette (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Otho
Marine (uncredited) Marine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Perry
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Portman
Derelict Firing Gun in Stage Show (uncredited) Derelict Firing Gun in Stage Show (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Rice
Amateur Hour Audience Member / Shanghai Nightclub Patron (uncredited) Amateur Hour Audience Member / Shanghai Nightclub Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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John J. Richardson
Pipe-Smoking Man in Shanghai Nightclub (uncredited) Pipe-Smoking Man in Shanghai Nightclub (uncredited)   See fewer
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George 'Doc' Rockwell
Doc Rockwell (uncredited) Doc Rockwell (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Shelton
Travel Information Clerk (uncredited) Travel Information Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gertrude Short
Mamie - Mike's Girl (uncredited) Mamie - Mike's Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Ung
Shanghai Radio Official (uncredited) Shanghai Radio Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jane Weir
KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited) KFWB Switchboard Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo White
Man on Dance Floor in Shanghai Nightclub (uncredited) Man on Dance Floor in Shanghai Nightclub (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Worthington
Ship Passenger (uncredited) Ship Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 168 votes