Gold Diggers of 1933 Poster

Release Date: 1933

DVD Release Date: March 21st, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Things get tough for Carol (Joan Blondell) and her showgirl pals (Ruby Keeler, Aline MacMahon) when the Great Depression kicks in and all the Broadway shows close down. Wealthy songwriter Brad (Dick Powell) saves the day by funding a new Depression-themed musical for the girls to star in, but when his stuffy high-society brother finds out and threatens to disown Brad, Carol and her gold-digging friends scheme to keep the show going, hooking a couple of millionaires along the way.

Cast: Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Aline MacMahon, Guy Kibbee, Warren William, Ned Sparks, Ginger Rogers

Director: Mervyn LeRoy

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Love, Deception, Engaging, 1930s, New York City, Rise, Underdog, Brother, Playful, Rousing