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>
Based on the story of GEORGE M. COHAN with the Greatest of all his Great Music
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Did You Know?
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on October 19, 1942 with James Cagney
reprising his film role. See more
In the "You're A Grand Old Flag" number, which supposedly takes place in the 1906 production of "George Washington Jr.," we see a group of Boy Scouts march onto the stage. The Scout Movement was founded in 1907 by Sir Robert Baden-Powell
in England and wasn't founded in the United States until 1910. See more
I call it a hit. What'll your review say?
I like it too, so I guess I'll pan it.
Give My Regards to Broadway
from the Broadway Show "Little Johnny Jones"
Written by George M. Cohan
Sung and Danced by James Cagney
and Chorus See more