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A Star Is Born (1937)

NR 27/04/1937 (US) DramaRomance 1h 51m

Is the price of stardom a broken heart?


Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of her idol Norman Maine, is sent for a screen test, and before long attains stardom as newly minted Vicki Lester. She and Norman marry, though his career soon dwindles to nothing due to his chronic alcoholism.

  1. William A. Wellman

    Director, Story

  2. Robert Carson

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Dorothy Parker


  4. Alan Campbell


  5. Ben Hecht


  6. David O. Selznick


Top Billed Cast

  1. Janet Gaynor

    Janet Gaynor

    Esther Blodgett / Vicki Lester

  2. Fredric March

    Fredric March

    Norman Maine

  3. Adolphe Menjou

    Adolphe Menjou

    Oliver Niles

  4. May Robson

    May Robson

    Lettie Blodgett

  5. Andy Devine

    Andy Devine

    Danny McGuire

  6. Lionel Stander

    Lionel Stander

    Matt Libby

  7. Owen Moore

    Owen Moore

    Casey Burke

  8. Peggy Wood

    Peggy Wood

    Miss Phillips

  9. Elizabeth Jenns

    Elizabeth Jenns

    Anita Regis

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A Star Is Born
A Star Is Born

Status Released

Original Language English

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