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Reaching for the Moon
Directed by:
Edmund Goulding

"Reaching for the Moon" is a Comedy/Romance/Musical film directed by Edmund Goulding, and written by Edmund Goulding and Elsie Janis (additional dialogue), released in the USA on December 29 of 1930 . Douglas Fairbanks and Bebe Daniels are starring, alongside Edward Everett Horton, Claud Allister, Jack Mulhall and Walter Walker.

Who is the director of "Reaching for the Moon":

Reaching for the Moon was directed by Edmund Goulding, an English writer, director, actor, and producer.

Before making Reaching for the Moon, Edmund Goulding had directed Hell's Angels, released in 1930, Paramount on Parade (1930), The Trespasser (1929), Queen Kelly (1929), A Certain Young Man (1928), and Paris (1926). Since, he directed Grand Hotel, released in 1932, Blondie of the Follies (1932), Riptide (1934), Hollywood Party (1934), A Night at the Opera (1935), and White Banners (1938).

When was "Reaching for the Moon" released:

Reaching for the Moon was initally released in the United States on Monday, December 29, 1930.. This was eighty-eight (88) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Reaching for the Moon":

At the casting of Reaching for the Moon we find Douglas Fairbanks, previously seen in The Taming of the Shrew (1929) and The Iron Mask (1929); Bebe Daniels (Dixiana (1930), Rio Rita (1929)); Edward Everett Horton (Once a Gentleman (1930), The Aviator (1929)) [ more... ]

  • Bing Crosby and Jack Mulhall also worked together in Two for Tonight, released in 1935.
  • Edward Everett Horton and Claud Allister also appeared in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Claud Allister and Edward Everett Horton also appeared in Danger-Love at Work, released in 1937.

What is the Storyline of "Reaching for the Moon":

Wall Street wizard, Larry Day, new to the ways of love, is coached by his valet. He follows Vivian Benton on an ocean liner, where cocktails, laced with a "love potion," work their magic. He then loses his fortune in the market crash and feels he has also lost his girl.


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