Look for the Silver Lining Poster

Release Date: 1949

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
After getting her start in her parents' vaudeville act, Marilyn Miller (June Haver) is taken under the wing of dance sensation Jack Donahue (Ray Bolger). Donahue senses the girl's enormous talent, and before long she's performing on Broadway. There, Marilyn is extremely successful and finds love with songwriter Frank Carter (Gordon MacRae). Yet obstacles remain for the rising star, especially when Carter proposes marriage just before he's set to be deployed in World War I.

Cast: June Haver, Ray Bolger, Gordon MacRae, Charlie Ruggles, Rosemary DeCamp, Lee Wilde, Lyn Wilde

Director: David Butler

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Husband, Sacrifice, Rise, New York City, Emotional, 1930s, London, Love, Family, Inspiring

Awards

Nominated Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture)