Pick a Star (1937) - Rotten Tomatoes

Pick a Star (1937)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Pick a Star Photos

Movie Info

In this film, small town gas station owner Joe Jenkins tries to help his sweetheart Cecilia Moore realize her ambition to become a movie star. At the behest of travelling entrepreneur Stone, Jenkins organizes a talent contest, the first prize being a trip to Hollywood and a screen test.

Watch it now


Rosina Lawrence
as Cecilia Moore
Jack Haley
as Joe Jenkins
Patsy Kelly
as Nellie Moore
Mischa Auer
as Rinaldo Lopez
Stan Laurel
as Himself
Oliver Hardy
as Himself
Charles Halton
as Malheimer
Tom Dugan
as Dimitri Hogan
Russell Hicks
as J. Aubrey Stone
Spencer Charters
as Judge Pike
Sam Adams
as Sheriff
Robert Gleckler
as Nightclub Steward
Joyce Compton
as Ernie's Bride
James Finlayson
as Laurel and Hardy's Director
Walter Long
as Mexican Tough Guy
James C. Morton
as Bartender
Eddie Kane
as Albert Headwaiter
Charles A. Bachman
as Studio Guard
Charles McMurphy
as Studio Guard
Frank O'Connor
as Studio Guard
Charles D. Hall
as Assistants to Finlayson
Ray Cooke
as Assistants to Finlayson
Cully Richards
as Master of Ceremonies
Sam Lufkin
as Mexican hit with a chair
Wesley Barry
as Assistant Director
John Hyams
as Mr. McGregor
Leila McIntyre
as Mrs. McGregor
Otto H. Fries
as Other Judge
Howard Brooks
as Other Judge
Margie Roanberg
as Miss Gopher City
Alice Moore
as Miss Centerville
Mary Blackwell
as Mrs. Apple Valley
Arline Abers
as Miss Mill Creek
May Wallace
as Joe Jenkins' Landlady
Jack Norton
as Oscar the Souse
Wilma Cox
as Oscar's Wife
Bob 'Mazooka' O'Conor
as Announcer of Bandits' Arrival
Syd Saylor
as Street Sweeper
Cornelius Keefe
as Dress Extra
Jack Egan
as Orchestra Conductor
Eddie Hart
as Benny the Chauffeur
Si Jenks
as Old-Timer
Wilbur Mack
as Door Greeter
Mary Gordon
as Undertaker's Wife
Felix Knight
as Nightclub Singer
Patricia Ka
as Nightclub Singer
James Burke
as Detective Nolan
View All

Critic Reviews for Pick a Star

All Critics (1)

A fairly comic version of A Star Is Born, with Mischa Auer again proving that he ought to be in more pictures.

April 30, 2020 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Pick a Star

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Pick a Star!

Pick a Star Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features