MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 79,431 this week

Rise and Shine (1941)

Passed  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Musical  |  21 November 1941 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 67 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Stupid football player is kidnapped by gangsters. Lunatics abound: former footballer now dancer, professor interested in magic, gangster who makes horse noises when excited.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1217 titles
created 28 Jan 2012
 
a list of 157 titles
created 02 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 132 titles
created 03 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 9997 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 43 titles
created 11 May 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Rise and Shine" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Rise and Shine (1941)

Rise and Shine (1941) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rise and Shine.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After a failed attempt at running for governor, D.A. Mark Brady is appointed warden of the state prison where many of the criminals he prosecuted are incarcerated.

Director: Howard Hawks
Stars: Walter Huston, Phillips Holmes, Constance Cummings
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A veteran, Joe Hilton (Warren Douglas), returns from the war to find that his brother Jeffrey Hilton (George Meeker), a gangster, has been killed. His quest for revenge leads him to take ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine
Stars: Warren Douglas, Ramsay Ames, Jan Wiley
Drama | Thriller | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the watersof Japan during WWII. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together.

Director: Nathan Juran
Stars: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Arthur Franz
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A homely maid and a scarred ex-GI meet at the cottage where she works and where he was to spend his honeymoon prior to his accident. The two develop a bond and agree to marry, more out of ... See full summary »

Director: John Cromwell
Stars: Dorothy McGuire, Robert Young, Herbert Marshall
Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Susan is in the hospital with a bullet near her heart. Marian has told the police that she shot Susan in a rage as Susan was giving up singing. Marian and Luke found Susan when she was a ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Ray
Stars: Maureen O'Hara, Melvyn Douglas, Gloria Grahame
Comedy | Musical | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Bumbling reporter Robert Kittredge has been fired after bungling his latest assignment. His career isn't all he's botched up: his girlfriend Chris is tired of waiting for him to marry her. ... See full summary »

Director: David Butler
Stars: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Lenore Aubert
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The idyllic life of Tarzan and Jane is challenged by men on safari who come seeking ivory, and come seeking Jane as well.

Directors: Cedric Gibbons, Jack Conway, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton
Copper Canyon (1950)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Johnny Carter, performing sharpshooter, is asked to help a beleaguered group of copper miners.

Director: John Farrow
Stars: Ray Milland, Hedy Lamarr, Macdonald Carey
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords.

Directors: John Ford, Leslie Goodwins
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, Florence Eldridge
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A woman has two lovers. When one man finds out about the other, he acts as a villain and chases after the protagonist.

Director: Orson Welles
Stars: Joseph Cotten, Virginia Nicolson, Edgar Barrier
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Gerry and Fred Marsden, Les McGuire, and Les "Chad" Chadwick portray themselves in a romp through the early 1960's Liverpool Beat Scene. Art students by day and musicians by night the boy's... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Summers
Stars: Gerry Marsden, Freddie Marsden, Leslie Maguire
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Director: Darcy Conyers
Stars: Brian Rix, Leo Franklyn, Naunton Wayne
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Oakie ...
...
Jimmy McGonigle
...
Louise Murray
...
Grandpa
...
Seabiscuit
...
Menace
...
Professor Philip Murray
Ruth Donnelly ...
Mame Bacon
Raymond Walburn ...
Colonel Bacon
Donald MacBride ...
Coach Graham
Emma Dunn ...
Mrs. Murray
Charles Waldron ...
President
Mildred Gover ...
Mrs. Robertson
William Haade ...
Butch
Dick Rich ...
Gogo
Edit

Storyline

Stupid football player is kidnapped by gangsters. Lunatics abound: former footballer now dancer, professor interested in magic, gangster who makes horse noises when excited. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A COLLEGIATE CARNIVAL of ROMANCE, MELODY and MADNESS! (original print media ad - mostly caps)


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 November 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El jugador fenómeno  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Hail To Bolenciecwcz
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Music by Ralph Rainger
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A lot of fun
28 September 2001 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Evidently this started out based on Thurber's "My Life and Hard Times," but all that's left is the college football hero Bolenkowitz who needs a passing grade in order to play and thus mightily ponders the easiest question the prof can think of. Still, who cares? Everyone is entertaining, there's music, there's a gang of amusingly caricaturical bad guys, and it's all simple enough for a ten-year-old...


10 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Rise and Shine (1941) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?