The Strawberry Blonde1941

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The Strawberry Blonde
Directed by:
Raoul Walsh

"The Strawberry Blonde" (also known as "Bionda fragola") is a Comedy/Romance film directed by Raoul Walsh, and written by Julius J. Epstein (screenplay), released on February 21 of 1941 in the USA . James Cagney is starring, alongside Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale, Jack Carson and George Tobias.

Who is the director of "The Strawberry Blonde":

The Strawberry Blonde was directed by Raoul Walsh, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before directing The Strawberry Blonde, Raoul Walsh had directed High Sierra, released in 1941, They Drive by Night (1940), Dark Command (1940), The Roaring Twenties (1939), St. Louis Blues (1939), and College Swing (1938). Since, he directed Manpower, released in 1941, They Died with Their Boots On (1941), Desperate Journey (1942), Gentleman Jim (1942), Action in the North Atlantic (1943), and Background to Danger (1943).

What was the release date of "The Strawberry Blonde":

The Strawberry Blonde was initially released on Friday, February 21, 1941, in the United States. Also released on Friday, February 21, 1941 have been Cheers for Miss Bishop (dir. Tay Garnett) and Nice Girl? (dir. William A. Seiter). This was seventy-eight (78) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, August 03, 1977 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Strawberry Blonde":

At the casting of The Strawberry Blonde we find James Cagney, previously seen in City for Conquest (1940) and Torrid Zone (1940); Olivia de Havilland (Santa Fe Trail (1940), Raffles (1939)); Rita Hayworth (Angels Over Broadway (1940), The Lady in Question (1940)) [ more... ]

  • James Cagney, Alan Hale, George Tobias and Edward McNamara also appeared in Captains of the Clouds, released in 1942.
  • James Cagney, Jack Carson and George Tobias can also be seen in The Bride Came C.O.D., released in 1941.
  • James Cagney, Alan Hale and George Reeves also appeared together in The Fighting 69th, released in 1940.
  • George Reeves and James Cagney, George Tobias also worked together in Torrid Zone, released in 1940.
  • Una O'Connor and Olivia de Havilland, Alan Hale can also be seen in The Adventures of Robin Hood, released in 1938.
  • Herbert Heywood and James Cagney, George Tobias can be seen in Yankee Doodle Dandy, released in 1942.

What is the Storyline of "The Strawberry Blonde":

In 1890s New York City, Biff Grimes (James Cagney) falls in love with society girl and strawberry blonde Virginia Brush (Rita Hayworth). However, Biff's more enterprising "pal" Hugo Barnstead (Jack Carson) wins Virginia's affections. Biff ends up marrying Virginia's less glamorous best friend, Amy Lind (Olivia de Havilland), who Biff eventually realizes was the right one for him all the time.


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