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A Star Is Born
Directed by:
William A. Wellman

Directed by William A. Wellman, and written by Dorothy Parker (screenplay) and Ben Hecht (contributing writer), "A Star Is Born" (also known as "Stern geht auf, Ein", "È nata una stella", "Stern ist geboren, Ein") is a Drama film, released on April 20 of 1937 in the USA . Janet Gaynor is starring, alongside Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Andy Devine and Lionel Stander.

Fate Raised Her To Fame - and killed the man she loved !

Who is the director of "A Star Is Born":

A Star Is Born was directed by William A. Wellman, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before directing A Star Is Born, William A. Wellman had directed The Robin Hood of El Dorado, released in 1936, The Call of the Wild (1935), The President Vanishes (1934), Stingaree (1934), Viva Villa! (1934), and Female (1933). Since, he directed The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, released in 1938, Beau Geste (1939), Roxie Hart (1942), The Great Man's Lady (1942), Thunder Birds (1942), and Buffalo Bill (1944).

What was the release date of "A Star Is Born":

A Star Is Born was initally released in the United States on Tuesday, April 20, 1937.. This was eighty-two (82) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, October 31, 1982 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "A Star Is Born":

At the casting of A Star Is Born we find Janet Gaynor, previously seen in Ladies in Love (1936) and One More Spring (1935); Fredric March (Anthony Adverse (1936), Mary of Scotland (1936)); Adolphe Menjou (The Milky Way (1936), Broadway Gondolier (1935)) [ more... ]

  • Edgar Kennedy and Fredric March also appeared together in All of Me, released in 1934.

What is the Storyline of "A Star Is Born":


North Dakota farmgirl Esther Victoria Blodgett (Janet Gaynor) yearns to become a Hollywood actress. Although her aunt and father discourage such thoughts, Esther's grandmother (May Robson) gives her her savings to follow her dream.

Esther goes to Hollywood and tries to land a job as an extra, but so many others have had the same idea that the casting agency has stopped accepting applications. Esther is told that her chances of becoming a star are one in 100,000. She befriends a new [...]

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