Till the Clouds Roll By (1946)

imdb rating6.4Rotten Tomatoes rating100%
Light bio-pic of American Broadway pioneer Jerome Kern, featuring renditions of the famous songs from his musical plays by contemporary stage artists, including a condensed production of his most famous: 'Showboat'.

Directors

Vincente Minnelli
Richard Whorf

Cast

June Allyson - Jane Witherspoon / Lou Ellen Carter
Lucille Bremer - Sally Hessler
Judy Garland - Marilyn Miller
Kathryn Grayson - Magnolia Hawks / Herself
Van Heflin - James I. Hessler
Lena Horne - Julie LaVerne / Herself
Van Johnson - Bandleader in Elite Club
Tony Martin - Gaylord Ravenal / Himself
Dinah Shore - Una Trance / Herself
Frank Sinatra - Frank Sinatra
Robert Walker - Jerome Kern
Gower Champion - Dance Specialty
Cyd Charisse - Dance Specialty
Harry Hayden - Charles Frohman
Paul Langton - Oscar Hammerstein II
Angela Lansbury - London Specialty
Paul Maxey - Victor Herbert
Ray McDonald - Dance Specialty / George Budd
Mary Nash - Mrs. Muller
Virginia O'Brien - Ellie May Shipley / Herself
Dorothy Patrick - Eva Kern
Caleb Peterson - Joe (segment "Show Boat")
William Phillips - Joe Hennessey
Joan Wells - Sally Hessler as a Girl
Lyn Wilde - Specialty (segment 'The Cat and the Fiddle')
Lee Wilde - Specialty (segment 'The Cat and the Fiddle')
Bess Flowers - Backstage Well-Wisher (uncredited)
Russell Hicks - Producer (uncredited)
Frank McLure - Stage Door Johnny (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse - Elite Club Diner (uncredited)
Robert Emmett O'Connor - Ed (uncredited)
Mary Hatcher - Showgirl (uncredited)
'Snub' Pollard - Show Boat Orchestra Drummer (uncredited)
Ray Teal - Movie Studio Orchestra Conductor (uncredited)
Esther Williams - Herself (uncredited)
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