Doubting Thomas Poster

Release Date: 1935

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 18 min

Plot Summary
A Hollywood agent visits a small town where several residents aspire to be actors. Among them is beautician Peggy Burns (Frances Grant), whose father, Thomas (Will Rogers), forbids her to try out. Thomas explains that Peggy's mother, Paula (Billie Burke), also longed to be an actress, until he persuaded her to marry him instead. As the town is swept up in acting fever and plans a play, Peggy and Paula join forces to realize their dream, which may come true when a movie director arrives in town.

Cast: Will Rogers, Billie Burke, Alison Skipworth, Sterling Holloway, Andrew Tombes, Gail Patrick, Frances Grant, Frank Albertson

Director: David Butler

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: Mother, Heartwarming, Lighthearted, Amusing, Father, Marriage, Quest, Sacrifice, Family, Small town, 1930s