MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 45,006 this week

Golden Dawn (1930)

Passed  -  Comedy | Drama | Musical  -  14 June 1930 (USA)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 97 users  
Reviews: 10 user | 5 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(from the operetta by), (from the operetta by), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Unbroken: An interview with Angelina Jolie

IMDb's Arno Kazarian chats with Angelina Jolie about working with cinematographer Roger Deakins and harnessing Jack O'Connell's fire

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 7988 titles
created 13 Aug 2011
 
a list of 8932 titles
created 25 Mar 2013
 
a list of 6727 titles
created 03 Dec 2013
 
a list of 222 titles
created 11 months ago
 
list image
a list of 50 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Golden Dawn" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Golden Dawn (1930)

Golden Dawn (1930) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Golden Dawn.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Divorcee (1930)
Certificate: Passed Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When a woman discovers that her husband has been unfaithful to her, she decides to respond to his infidelities in kind.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard
Stars: Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Chester Morris
Sally (1929)
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Sally was an orphan who got her name from the telephone exchange where she was abandoned as a baby. In the orphanage, she discovered the joy of dancing and has been practicing since. ... See full summary »

Director: John Francis Dillon
Stars: Marilyn Miller, Alexander Gray, Joe E. Brown
Madam Satan (1930)
Certificate: Passed Musical | Romance | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Angela and Bob Brooks are an upper class couple. Unfortunately, Bob is an unfaithful husband. But Angela has a plan to win back her husband's affections. An elaborate masquerade ball is to ... See full summary »

Director: Cecil B. DeMille
Stars: Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, Lillian Roth
The Big House (1930)
Certificate: Passed Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A convict falls in love with his new cellmate's sister, only to become embroiled in a planned break-out which is certain to have lethal consequences.

Directors: George W. Hill, Ward Wing
Stars: Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Biff and Eddie are the best of friends. They are college seniors; roommates at the Fraternity; and star teammates on the USC Football team. Then a flapper named Babs enters the picture. ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Wood
Stars: Elliott Nugent, Robert Montgomery, Cliff Edwards
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Filmed operetta in technicolor based on hit play/book that opened on Broadway in 1922 and ran 232 performances.

Director: John Francis Dillon
Stars: Vivienne Segal, Allan Prior, Walter Pidgeon
Night Flight (1933)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Polio breaks out in Rio de Janeiro, the serum is in Santiago and there's only one way to get the medicine where it's desperately needed: flown in by daring pilots who risk the treacherous weather and forbidding peaks of the Andes.

Director: Clarence Brown
Stars: John Barrymore, Helen Hayes, Clark Gable
Good News (1930)
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Nick Grinde
Stars: Mary Lawlor, Stanley Smith, Bessie Love
Sunny (1930)
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: William A. Seiter
Stars: Marilyn Miller, Lawrence Gray, Joe Donahue
Certificate: Passed Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Three department store girls--Connie, Franky, and Jerry--share an apartment on West 91st Street in New York City. Each earns little more than 20 dollars per week. Jerry is the sensible one,... See full summary »

Director: Harry Beaumont
Stars: Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Anita Page
Dark Hazard (1934)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Jim is a compulsive gambler. He meets Marge at a boarding house and they get married. His gambling causes problems. When he runs into old flame Valerie Marge leaves him. After a few years ... See full summary »

Director: Alfred E. Green
Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Genevieve Tobin, Glenda Farrell
Certificate: Passed Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

From a poor working class background, Juan de Dios is a cantina performer in Seville, singing and dancing with his partner Lola. They have a contentious professional and personal ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Brabin
Stars: Ramon Novarro, Dorothy Jordan, Ernest Torrence
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Walter Woolf King ...
Tom Allen (as Walter Woolf)
Vivienne Segal ...
Dawn
...
Shep Keyes
Alice Gentle ...
Mooda
Dick Henderson ...
Duke
Lupino Lane ...
Pigeon
Marion Byron ...
Joanna
Edward Martindel ...
Col. Judson
Nina Quartero ...
Maid-in-Waiting
Sôjin Kamiyama ...
Piper (as Sojin)
Otto Matieson ...
Capt. Eric
Julanne Johnston ...
Sister Hedwig
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Musical

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 June 1930 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die Zirkusprinzessin  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Turner Library print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Apparatus)

Color:

(Two-strip Technicolor) (original print)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The operetta opened in New York on 30 November 1927 and had 184 performances. See more »

Goofs

Composer Herbert Stothart is billed as "Hubert" in the opening credits. See more »

Soundtracks

My Heart's Love Call
(1930) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Akst
Lyrics by Grant Clarke
Sung by Walter Woolf King
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Should be a Cult Favorite...
24 July 2001 | by (Minneapolis) – See all my reviews

I recently saw a book on bizarre movies featuring cheap space monsters, Bad Biker Boys, and Bad Babes in Bikinis. That's not bizarre, that's boring! Now Golden Dawn, here's a bizarre movie for you! Prisoners of war in the middle of the African jungle with the natives wanting to do a human sacrifice...and in the middle of it all we have Lupino Lane (bless his soul) doing a happy go-lucky jig. Unlike most cult films, this had a budget, and was expected to be taken as serious film making when it came out.

Believe me, I can see why people would give this a low rating. But if you're into saying "Huh?" and wondering what people were thinking when they were creating something...this is for you.


16 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Offensive Garbage gabzdarkknight
Discuss Golden Dawn (1930) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?