Calling All Stars
Calling All Stars is a 1937 British musical comedy film directed by Herbert Smith and starring Arthur Askey, Evelyn Dall and Max Bacon. The film is a revue, featuring a number of musical acts playing themselves. It was made at Beaconsfield Studios for release as a quota quickie. The film's art direction is by Norman G. Arnold.
|Calling All Stars|
|Directed by||Herbert Smith|
|Produced by||Herbert Smith |
|Written by||Herbert Smith|
|Starring||Arthur Askey |
|Music by||Carroll Gibbons|
|Edited by||Brereton Porter|
|Distributed by||British Lion Film Corporation|
After a set of master discs is dropped, the recording artists are gathered with each providing a portion of their composition.
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