MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 23,903 this week

Queen High (1930)

6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 39 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 2 critic

The two partners of a ladies' garter business are constantly feuding with each other. When they ask their lawyer to dissolve their partnership, he proposes that instead the two of them play... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(musical play "Queen High"), (musical play "Queen High"), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 303 titles
created 21 Oct 2012
 
list image
a list of 74 titles
created 16 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 2158 titles
created 23 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 222 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Queen High" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Queen High (1930)

Queen High (1930) on IMDb 6.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Queen High.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Millionaire turned composer Dick Powell rescues unemployed Broadway people with a new play.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy
Stars: Warren William, Joan Blondell, Aline MacMahon
Office Blues (1930)
Comedy | Musical | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An amorous secretary ignores her importunate co-worker and daydreams (in song) about her boss when she should be working on letters.

Director: Mort Blumenstock
Stars: Ginger Rogers, Clairborne Bryson, E.R. Rogers
Roxie Hart (1942)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

To try and kick-start her show-business career, our heroine admits to a Chicago murder. But although Cook County don't seem to let dames swing, and even with top slippery lawyer Billy Flynn... See full summary »

Director: William A. Wellman
Stars: Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery
42nd Street (1933)
Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star...

Director: Lloyd Bacon
Stars: Warner Baxter, Bebe Daniels, George Brent
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
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Working girl Janie is proposed to by a conservative car salesman, a bohemian auto mechanic, and a millionaire playboy and must make a choice.

Director: Garson Kanin
Stars: Ginger Rogers, George Murphy, Alan Marshal
Certificate: Passed Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An ambitious mechanic is tempted to desert his wonderful girlfriend when a silly but rich debutante falls for him.

Director: William A. Seiter
Stars: Ginger Rogers, Joel McCrea, Marian Nixon
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Bill McCaffery, a plumber, wins big at the racetrack but then his luck runs out and almost ruins his business. Molly Gilbert, his manicurist girlfriend, stands by him and helps him readjust to life as a plumber.

Director: Murray Roth
Stars: Lew Ayres, Ginger Rogers, Charley Grapewin
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Basil Smith
Stars: Maury Holland, Ginger Rogers, Mell Ray
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The trials and tribulations in a private, snobbish girls school.

Directors: George Nichols Jr., Wanda Tuchock
Stars: Frances Dee, Billie Burke, Ginger Rogers
Close Harmony (1929)
Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Directors: John Cromwell, A. Edward Sutherland
Stars: Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Nancy Carroll, Harry Green
Guilty Hands (1931)
Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A district attorney commits the perfect murder when he kills his daughter's womanizing fiancé and then tries framing the fiancé's lover.

Directors: W.S. Van Dyke, Lionel Barrymore
Stars: Lionel Barrymore, Kay Francis, Madge Evans
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
T. Boggs Johns
...
Mr. Nettleton
...
Polly Rockwell
Stanley Smith ...
Dick Johns
Helen Carrington ...
Mrs. Nettleton
Rudolph Cameron ...
Cyrus Vanderholt
Betty Garde ...
Florence Cole
Theresa Maxwell Conover ...
Mrs. Rockwell
Nina Olivette ...
Coddles
Tom Brown ...
Jimmy
Edith Sheldon ...
Dancer
Theresa Klee
Dorothy Walters
Edit

Storyline

The two partners of a ladies' garter business are constantly feuding with each other. When they ask their lawyer to dissolve their partnership, he proposes that instead the two of them play a single poker hand: the loser to become the winner's personal manservant for a year. Written by John Oswalt <jao@jao.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

feud | based on play

Genres:

Comedy | Musical

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 August 1930 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Rainha de Copas  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Members of the cast of the successful Broadway Show "Follow Thru" can be seen in some scenes, among them is Eleanor Powell. See more »

Soundtracks

Everything Will Happen for the Best
Written by Buddy G. DeSylva and Lewis E. Gensler
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A delightful comedy
21 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a great comedy with a few songs, which pop up at just the right moment. Unlike many 1929-1930 musicals, the songs usually pertain to the action and fit right in. None of the melodies are intrusive: they fit right in and are played in the score.... which is better than most 1929-1930 films. Music is used for effect in several key comedy scenes.

Also, this should be labeled one of the earliest screwball comedies. Ruggels and Morgan are great in their roles, and a VERY young Ginger Rogers is great as a cute flapper. You can also catch Elanor Powell dancing in one scene very briefly.

It is a shame that this movie is not widely available, as I enjoyed it more than most musicals of the 1929-1930 cycle.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Queen High (1930) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?