Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) - Rotten Tomatoes

Ice Follies of 1939 (1939)





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In this musical drama, a husband and wife endure marital strife when she signs a Hollywood film contract while he must remain in the East to work as a skater. Her career takes off, while his is on increasingly thin ice. The devoted wife offers to forsake her career for him. Fortunately, a kindly producer intervenes and helps the hubby get a job as a movie producer. The film includes a 17-minute fantasy finale in Techincolor performed by the International Ice follies. Songs include: "Loveland in the Wintertime," "Something's Gotta Happen Soon," "It's All So New to Me," "Cinderella Reel," and "Blackbirds."

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Joan Crawford
as Mary McKay
James Stewart
as Larry Hall
Lew Ayres
as Eddie Burgess
Lewis Stone
as Douglas 'Doug' Tolliver Jr.
Lionel Stander
as Mort Hodges
Truman Bradley
as Melvyn Rodney
Marie Blake
as Effie Lane
Larry Jackson
as Skating Horse
Bess Ehrhardt
as Kitty Sherman
Charles Williams
as Max Norton
Eddie Conrad
as Hal Gibbs
Arthur Loft
as Director
Mary Forbes
as Lady Hilda
James Flavin
as Doorman
Joe Manz
as Tolliver's Chauffeur
Hal K. Dawson
as Publicity Man
Louis Adlon
as Dress Designer
Charles Judels
as Makeup Man
Darla Hood
as Sister
Eddie Kane
as Politician
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Critic Reviews for Ice Follies of 1939

All Critics (1)

A lavish musical romantic comedy that skates on thin ice.

May 25, 2015 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Ice Follies of 1939

just awful

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