Merely Mary Ann (1931)

Orphan drudge Mary Ann finds love and hope in the arms of a promising but poor composer, John Lonsdale.

Director:

Henry King

Writers:

Jules Furthman, Israel Zangwill (play)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Janet Gaynor ... Mary Ann
Charles Farrell ... John Lonsdale
Beryl Mercer ... Mrs. Leadbatter
J.M. Kerrigan ... First Drayman
Tom Whiteley Tom Whiteley ... Second Drayman
Lorna Balfour Lorna Balfour ... Rosie Leadbatter
Arnold Lucy ... Vicar Smedge
G.P. Huntley G.P. Huntley ... Peter Brooke (as G.P. Huntley Jr.)
Harry Rosenthal Harry Rosenthal
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Orphan drudge Mary Ann finds love and hope in the arms of a promising but poor composer, John Lonsdale.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1931 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mary Ann See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Fox Film Corporation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (MovieTone) (Western Electric System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

A fourth version of "Merely Mary Ann" was on Fox's 1936-1937 schedule, but the movie was not made. See more »

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Version of Merely Mary Ann (1916) See more »

Soundtracks

Kiss Me Goodnight, Not Goodbye
(uncredited)
Lyrics by Jules Furthman
Music by James F. Hanley
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