A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the president for his special contributions to the US, this is the life- story of George M. Cohan, who produced, directed, wrote and starred in his own musical shows for which he composed his famous songs. Written by
Leon Wolters <wolters@strw.LeidenUniv.nl>
The Yankee Doodle Dandiest Entertainment of 'em all!
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Did You Know?
Future director Don Siegel
was responsible for putting together the numerous montages that appear throughout the film. See more
George M. Cohan
's work coat is unbuttoned/unbuttoned during the scene where he is chopping wood, and talking to his sister. See more
I call it a hit. What'll your review say?
I like it too, so I guess I'll pan it.
Referenced in Frankie and Johnny
You're a Grand Old Flag
from the Broadway show "George Washington Jr."
Written by George M. Cohan
Sung by James Cagney
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