You Can't Have Everything

You Can't Have Everything

name = You Can't Have Everything

caption = Theatrical Poster
writer = Story:
Gregory Ratoff
Harry Tugend
Karl Tunberg
Jack Yellen
starring = Alice Faye
Don Ameche
director = Norman Taurog
producer = Darryl F. Zanuck
music = Mack Gordon
cinematography = Lucien N. Andriot
editing = Hanson T. Fritch
distributor = 20th Century Fox
released = August 3, 1937
runtime = 100 minutes
country = United States
language = English
budget =
amg_id =
imdb_id = 0029806|

"You Can't Have Everything" is a 1937 Fox musical film directed by Norman Taurog and produced by Darryl F. Zanuck. The movie stars Alice Faye and Don Ameche, and was the film debut for Gypsy Rose Lee.


Judith Poe Wells is a playwright who has almost no money. She meets George Macrae, a musical writer with a lot of power. He offers her play "North Winds" to producer Sam Woods. He knows it isn't any good, but he has fallen in love with her and does it to win her over.


* Alice Faye – "Judith Poe Wells"
* Don Ameche – "George Macrae"
* Al Ritz – "Al Ritz"
* Jimmy Ritz – "Jimmy Ritz"
* Harry Ritz – "'Harry Ritz"
* Charles Winninger – "Sam Gordon"
* Gypsy Rose Lee – "Lulu Riley"
* Arthur Treacher – "Bevins"
* Tony Martin – "Bobby Walker"


*You Can't Have Everything
**Sung by Alice Faye; reprised by The Ritz Brothers
**Performed by The Ritz Brothers
*Danse Rubinoff
**Instrumental, written and played by David Rubinoff
*Long Underwear
**Sung and danced by The Ritz Brothers and chorus
*The Loveliness of You
**Sung by Tony Martin
*Afraid to Dream
**Sung by Don Ameche; reprised by Alice Faye, Tony Martin, chorus
*Please Pardon Us - We're in Love
**Sung by Alice Faye; reprised by her, Don Ameche, Charles Winninger, The Ritz Brothers
*Rhythm on the Radio
**Danced by "Tip, Tap and Toe"
*North Pole Sketch
**Performed by The Ritz Brothers, Tony Martin, others

External links

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