Dixiana (film)


Dixiana (film)
Dixiana

Theatrical release poster
Directed by Luther Reed
Written by Anne Caldwell (story), Luther Reed (script).
Starring Bebe Daniels
Everett Marshall
Wheeler & Woolsey
Joseph Cawthorn
Jobyna Howland
Ralf Harolde
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson
Cinematography J. Roy Hunt
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures
Release date(s) August 1, 1930 (1930-08-01)
Running time 100 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Dixiana (1930) is a lavish American musical film directed by Luther Reed produced by RKO Radio Pictures. The final third of the picture was photographed in Technicolor.

The movie was adapted by Luther Reed from a story by Anne Caldwell.

The film stars Bebe Daniels, Everett Marshall, Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Joseph Cawthorn, Jobyna Howland, Ralf Harolde and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson (in his film debut).

Plot

The film tells the story of a circus performer who falls in love with the son of a plantation owner in antebellum New Orleans. When the young man's stepmother objects to the wedding, the young couple has to decide if they can make their relationship work.

Cast

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