Movies About Theater

Here is a list of movies about theater and theater actors, which I watched. Period: Golden Age Hollywood (mostly).
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1.
Because of Him (1946)
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A young woman who wants to break into the theater schemes to become the protege of a famous Broadway star. (88 mins.)
Director: Richard Wallace
 
2.
Stage Door (1937)
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A boardinghouse full of aspiring actresses and their ambitions, dreams and disappointments. (92 mins.)
Director: Gregory LaCava
 
3.
The Velvet Touch (1948)
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Broadway star Valerie Stanton, breaking up with her producer-lover Gordon Dunning, unintentionally kills him... (100 mins.)
Director: John Gage
 
4.
All About Eve (1950)
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An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
 
5.
Stage Fright (1950)
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A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he's accused of murdering the husband of a high society entertainer. (110 mins.)
 
6.
The Country Girl (1954)
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A director hires an alcoholic has-been and strikes up a stormy relationship with the actor's wife, who he believes is the cause of all the man's problems. (104 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
7.
Twentieth Century (1934)
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A flamboyant Broadway impresario who has fallen on hard times tries to get his former lover, now a Hollywood diva, to return and resurrect his failing career. (91 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
8.
Ziegfeld Girl (1941)
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Discovery by Flo Ziegfeld changes a girl's life but not necessarily for the better, as three beautiful... (132 mins.)
 
9.
Dancing Lady (1933)
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An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway. (92 mins.)
 
10.
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
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During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy. (99 mins.)
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
 
11.
Forever Female (1953)
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An aging actress refuses to admit she is too old to play the ingénue role anymore. (93 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
 
12.
Bedtime Story (1941)
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Playwright tries to stop his wife from retiring so he can star her in his next play. (85 mins.)
Director: Alexander Hall
 
13.
Tales of Manhattan (1942)
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A formal tailcoat that gets passed from one owner to another affects each life in a significant way. (118 mins.)
Director: Julien Duvivier
 
14.
Lady of Burlesque (1943)
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After one member of their group is murdered, the performers at a burlesque house must work together to find out who the killer is before they strike again. (91 mins.)
 
15.
Royal Wedding (1951)
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Tom and Ellen Bowen are a brother and sister dance act whose show closes in New York. Their agent books... (93 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
 
16.
Scaramouche (1952)
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18th century France. A man sets out to avenge the death of his friend at the hands of a master swordsman. (115 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
 
17.
Sudden Fear (1952)
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After an ambitious actor insinuates himself into the life of a wealthy middle-aged playwright and marries her, he plots with his mistress to murder her. (110 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
18.
Born to Dance (1936)
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Sailor Ted meets at the Lonely Hearts Club of his friend Gunny's wife, Jenny, a girl, Nora Paige, and falls in love... (106 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
19.
Being Julia (2004)
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Set in '30s London, the film involves stage actors and their experiences with love and revenge. (104 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
 
20.
Morning Glory (1933)
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When a naively innocent, aspiring actress arrives on the Broadway scene, she is taken under the wing of several theater veterans who mentor her to ultimate success. (74 mins.)
Director: Lowell Sherman
 
21.
Teatris (1978)
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Human attempts to understand why when acting they are all going through the heart, but in real life are playing a role. (136 mins.)
Director: Janis Streics
 
22.
It's Love I'm After (1937)
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An actor of the stage finds himself pursued by a lovestruck fan while trying to patch up a tempestuous relationship with his actress lover. (90 mins.)
Director: Archie L. Mayo
 
23.
No Time for Comedy (1940)
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Playwright Gaylord Esterbrook scores a hit with his first Broadway play, both with the critics and with leading lady Linda Paige... (93 mins.)
 
24.
Young and Willing (1943)
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For those, if any, who have wondered why so many Paramount contractees appeared in United Artists' films during the war years... (83 mins.)
 
25.
The Saxon Charm (1948)
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Eric Busch, a novelist/playwright, and his wife, Janet, go to New York where he arranges to have Matt Saxon... (88 mins.)
Director: Claude Binyon
 
26.
Prince of Players (1955)
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A tragic and sentimental story that depicts the early career of the 19th century American actor, Edwin... (102 mins.)
Director: Philip Dunne
 
27.
Stage Struck (1958)
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A young woman arrives in New York City determined to become a great theatrical star, but discovers that her goal may not be as easily attainable as she had hoped. (95 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
28.
Mister Big (1943)
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At the Davis School of the Theatre, run by Jeremy Taswell, where teen-age kids study drama and the serious arts... (64 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
29.
Actor's and Sin (1952)
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Two-part story--the first is about a washed-up Broadway actor and his tough daughter, who is a bigger... (82 mins.)