Make a Wish

Make a Wish (1937)

Canary-voiced boy wonder Bobby Breen once more croons his way into our hearts in Make a Wish. While vacationing at a boys' camp, the rambunctious Breen befriends famed composer Basil Rathbone. Stuck for an inspiration for his latest operetta, Rathbone at last finds it when he meets Breen's gorgeous mother Marion Claire, a popular singer. Alas, her stiff-necked fiance Ralph Forbes refuses to allow her to return to the stage, whereupon Rathbone spirals into a depression -- and even worse, a profound case of writers' block. But Little-Mister-Fixit Breen manages to patch up everything just in time for Claire to debut in Rathbone's latest masterpiece. Offering much-needed comedy relief are Henry Armetta, Leon Errol and Donald Meek as a trio of parasitic would-be songwriters. Make a Wish was based on a story by Gertrude Berg, of "Molly Goldberg" fame.

Writing:
  • Bernard Schubert
  • Earle Snell
  • Gertrude Berg
Directing:
  • Kurt Neumann
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  • Release Date: 1937-09-01
  • Language: English
  • Country: US
  • Runtime: 77

Basil Rathbone

Johnny Selden

Herbert Rawlinson

Dr. Stevens

Lew Kelly

Mailman

Donald Meek

Joseph

Ralph Forbes

Walter Mays

Spencer Charters

Station Agent

Bobby Breen

Chip Winters

Leon Errol

Brennan
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