Melody Lane (1929)

Passed | | Drama, Musical | October 1929 (USA)
A songwriter leaves his chorus girl sweetheart to join the US Army in WWI. In France he falls in love with French singer Madelon. He is crippled in action. Back in the States, his girl ... See full summary »

Director:

Robert F. Hill (as Robert Hill)

Writers:

Jo Swerling (play), Robert F. Hill (adaptation) (as Robert Hill) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eddie Leonard Eddie Leonard ... Des Dupree
Josephine Dunn ... Dolores Dupree
Huntley Gordon ... Rinaldi (as Huntly Gordon)
George E. Stone ... Danny
Rose Coe Rose Coe ... Constance Dupree
Jane La Verne Jane La Verne ... Mrs. Dupree
Blanche Carter Blanche Carter ... Nurse
Jake Kern Jake Kern ... Orchestra Leader
Monte Carter Monte Carter ... Stage Manager
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Storyline

A songwriter leaves his chorus girl sweetheart to join the US Army in WWI. In France he falls in love with French singer Madelon. He is crippled in action. Back in the States, his girl friend there leaves him. But Madelon can't forget him and comes to the USA to work there as singer. Per chance she meets the songwriter, and he is cured. Singing one of his love songs, he knows that he has found the right girl. Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

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See and hear the world's greatest minstrel in a picture that will hit your heart! Hear the songs the world liked best -and some new ones. Be entertained by one of the best all-round pictures you've seen in many a moon! (Print Ad- St. Joseph News-Press ((St. Joseph Mo.)) 24 August 1929) See more »

Genres:

Drama | Musical

Certificate:

Passed
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Trivia

Although sometimes confused with the similarly titled 1928 Universal musical feature "Melody of Love" the two movies actually have no connection or relation to each other. See more »

Soundtracks

There's Sugar-Cane Around My Door
Words and Music by Eddie Leonard, Grace Stern, and Jack Stern
Copyright 1929 by Irving Berlin Inc.
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1929 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Harmony Lane See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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