Films about Theater

This is a copy of Rastrelnikov's "Films about Theater" list. All credit goes to Glenn Havlan. I am only uploading it for reference.

Films are in chronological order from oldest to most recent release.

  • The Jazz Singer
  • Mother Knows Best
  • The Singing Fool
  • Applause
  • The Broadway Hoofer
  • The Broadway Melody
  • Broadway Scandals
  • The Dance of Life
  • Footlights and Fools
  • Glorifying the American Girl
  • Gold Diggers of Broadway
  • The Great Gabbo
  • It's a Great Life
  • On with the Show!
  • Sally
  • Synthetic Sin
  • Bright Lights
  • Chasing Rainbows
  • Lord Byron of Broadway
  • Mammy
  • Murder!
  • No, No, Nanette
  • The Royal Family of Broadway
  • Grief Street
  • Tonight or Never
  • Rockabye
  • The Tenderfoot
  • Broadway Bad
  • Broadway to Hollywood
  • Dancing Lady
  • Footlight Parade
  • 42nd Street
  • Gold Diggers of 1933
  • Moonlight and Pretzels
  • Morning Glory
  • Bolero
  • Dames
  • Evergreen
  • George White's Scandals
  • Murder at the Vanities
  • Sweet Adeline
  • Twentieth Century
  • Accent on Youth
  • Broadway Melody of 1936
  • Dangerous
  • Dizzy Dames
  • Doubting Thomas
  • A Feather in Her Hat
  • Four Hours to Kill!
  • George White's 1935 Scandals
  • The Girl Friend
  • Gold Diggers of 1935
  • I Found Stella Parish
  • I Live for Love
  • Stars Over Broadway
  • Go Into Your Dance
  • Chatterbox
  • Gold Diggers of 1937
  • The Great Ziegfeld
  • King of Burlesque
  • Men Are Not Gods
  • Next Time We Love
  • The Singing Kid
  • Stage Struck
  • Dance Charlie Dance
  • Forty Naughty Girls
  • The Great Garrick
  • It's Love I'm After
  • New Faces of 1937
  • On the Avenue
  • Stage Door
  • You Can't Have Everything
  • You're a Sweetheart
  • Broadway Melody of 1938
  • Comet Over Broadway
  • Dramatic School
  • Everybody Sing
  • Goodbye Broadway
  • Little Miss Broadway
  • Love Is a Headache
  • Secrets of an Actress
  • Swing!
  • Walking Down Broadway
  • Babes in Arms
  • Broadway Serenade
  • Rose of Washington Square
  • The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
  • An Angel from Texas
  • Broadway Melody of 1940
  • Curtain Call
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • It's a Date
  • Lady with Red Hair
  • Lillian Russell
  • No Time for Comedy
  • Return to Yesterday
  • Tin Pan Alley
  • Two Girls on Broadway
  • Babes on Broadway
  • Footlight Fever