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Jolson Sings Again

Year:
Duration:
96 min
Genres:
Biography | Music
IMDB rate:
7
Director:
Henry Levin
Awards:
Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 1 nomination
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1949-08-17
Cast
Actor
Character
Larry Parks
Al Jolson
Barbara Hale
Ellen Clark
William Demarest
Steve Martin
Ludwig Donath
Cantor Yoelson
Bill Goodwin
Tom Baron
Myron McCormick
Ralph Bryant
Tamara Shayne
Moma Yoelson
Ray Carnay
Cantor Yoelson (singing voice)
Steve Benton
(uncredited)
Peter Brocco
Headwaiter (uncredited)
Michael Cisney
Writer (uncredited)
Dick Cogan
Soldier (uncredited)
Bing Crosby
Bing Crosby
Ben Erway
Writer (uncredited)
Philip Faulkner Jr.
Sound Mixer (uncredited)
Martin Garralaga
Mr. Estrada (uncredited)
Joe Gilbert
(uncredited)
Dick Gordon
(uncredited)
Sam Harris
On-Stage Actor (uncredited)
Lars Hensen
Minor Role (uncredited)
Betty Hill
(uncredited)
David S. Horsley
(uncredited)
Louise Illington
(uncredited)
Al Jolson
Himself (uncredited) (singing voice)
Robert Emmett Keane
Charlie (uncredited)
Nelson Leigh
Theater Manager (uncredited)
Jock Mahoney
(uncredited)
Eleanor Marvak
(uncredited)
Frank McClure
(uncredited)
Helen Mowery
Script Girl (uncredited)
Virginia Mullen
Mrs. Bryant (uncredited)
David Newell
(uncredited)
Charles Perry
(uncredited)
Wanda Perry
(uncredited)
Charles Regan
(uncredited)
Marjorie Stapp
Nurse (uncredited)
Morris Stoloff
Orchestra Leader (uncredited)
Eric Wilton
Henry (uncredited)
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Trivia
This film was the number-one moneymaker of 1949.
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The Jolson signature tune, "Sonny Boy" (music and lyrics by Al Jolson, Buddy G. DeSylva, Lew Brown and Ray Henderson), introduced in The Singing Fool (1928), had been cut from the release print of The Jolson Story (1946).
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Al Jolson auditioned to play himself.
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Goofs
The headline "Forced By Weather To Cut Radio Programs" appears first next to a story about Al Jolson going overseas to entertain the troops and then again, several years later, next to an article about Jolson's successful return to show business.
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Jolson's third wife's name was not Ellen Clark, but Erle Chennault Galbraith.
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Quotes
Ellen Clark: [leaving room] My! We'll soon be smart as pigs!
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Photos from cast
Gertrude Astor
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