Overview

In 1911, minor stage comic, Vernon Castle meets the stage-struck Irene Foote. A few misadventures later, they marry and then abandon comedy to attempt a dancing career together. While they're performing in Paris, an agent sees them rehearse and starts them on their brilliant career as the world's foremost ballroom dancers. However, at the height of their fame, World War I begins.

  1. H. C. Potter

    Director

  2. Richard Sherman

    Screenplay

  3. Irene Castle

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Fred Astaire

    Fred Astaire

    Vernon Castle

  2. Ginger Rogers

    Ginger Rogers

    Irene Castle

  3. Edna May Oliver

    Edna May Oliver

    Maggie Sutton

  4. Walter Brennan

    Walter Brennan

    Walter

  5. Lew Fields

    Lew Fields

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The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 29, 1939
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

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