Film / The Glenn Miller Story
A 1954 biopic
of Glenn Miller
, the American trombonist and bandleader of the 1930s
, directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart
and June Allyson. Lots of good music throughout and a handful of cameos, including Louis Armstrong
This film provides examples of:
- Rags to Riches: From poor musical arranger and trombonist selling his instrument at the pawn shop every week to making millions in record sales.
- Those Two Actors: James Stewart and June Allyson, who appeared together in two other films.