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Captain January
Directed by:
David Butler

"Captain January" (also known as "Capitan Gennaio") is a Comedy/Musical/Family film directed by David Butler, released in the USA on April 24 of 1936 . Shirley Temple and Guy Kibbee are starring, alongside Slim Summerville, Buddy Ebsen, Sara Haden and Jane Darwell.

Who is the director of "Captain January":

Captain January was directed by David Butler, an American director, actor, writer, and producer.

Before Captain January, David Butler had directed The Littlest Rebel, released in 1935, The Little Colonel (1935), Bright Eyes (1934), Bottoms Up (1934), Business and Pleasure (1932), and Delicious (1931). Since, he directed Pigskin Parade, released in 1936, Ali Baba Goes to Town (1937), Kentucky (1938), That's Right - You're Wrong (1939), If I Had My Way (1940), and You'll Find Out (1940).

When was "Captain January" released:

Captain January was initally released in the United States on Friday, April 24, 1936.. This was eighty-three (83) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Captain January":

At the casting of Captain January we find Shirley Temple, previously seen in The Littlest Rebel (1935) and Curly Top (1935); Guy Kibbee (Captain Blood (1935), Dames (1934)); Slim Summerville (Can This Be Dixie? (1936), Life Begins at Forty (1935)) [ more... ]

  • Nella Walker and Shirley Temple, Jane Darwell also worked together in Change of Heart, released in 1934.
  • Shirley Temple, Jane Darwell and George Irving also appeared together in Bright Eyes, released in 1934.
  • Guy Kibbee, Jane Darwell and Si Jenks can also be seen in Chad Hanna, released in 1940.
  • George Irving and Guy Kibbee, Jane Darwell also appeared together in Wonder Bar, released in 1934.
  • Jerry Tucker and Sara Haden, Jane Darwell also appeared together in Little Miss Nobody, released in 1936.

What is the Storyline of "Captain January":

Helen "Star" Mason is a foundling rescued from the sea as a baby by Captain January, a lighthouse keeper. The two live in the lighthouse at Cape Tempest. Agatha Morgan, a truant officer in the area, demands that Star be enrolled in school and removed from the care of Captain January, who never legally adopted her. The possibility of being separated is devastating for both January and Star. Meanwhile, January loses his job at the lighthouse when the lamp is replaced with an automatic one. Things look [...]

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