King of Jazz

Universal Studios (1930)
Animation, Comedy, Music, Musical
USA | English | Color | 1h 38min

This revue presents its numbers around the orchestra leader Paul Whiteman, besides that it shows in it's final number that the European popular music are the roots of American popular music, called Jazz.

Cast View all

Paul Whiteman Himself
John Boles Himself - Vocalist
Laura La Plante Editor
Glenn Tryon Executive / Unmarried Husband
Jeanette Loff Herself - Vocalist
Merna Kennedy Second Reporter / Unmarried Wife
Stanley Smith Bridegroom
Slim Summerville Automobile Owner / Rear End of Horse / Charles
Otis Harlan Charles's Intended Father-in-Law
William Kent General
Bing Crosby Himself
Al Rinker Himself
Harry Barris Himself
Eleanor Gutchrlein Herself
Karla Gutchrlein Herself Dance Specialty

Crew View all

Director John Murray Anderson
Pál Fejös
Writer Charles MacArthur, Harry Ruskin
Producer Carl Laemmle Jr.


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
715515212618 Blu-ray Disc 1 Mar 27, 2018
096895511936 Blu-ray Disc
715515212717 DVD 1 Mar 27, 2018