Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Starring: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Richard Whorf, Walter Huston
Genres: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Trivia: Rosemary DeCamp plays Nellie Cohan in this film, the mother of George M. Cohan, played by James Cagney. She was actually eleven years younger than Cagney.
Trivia: During production, James Cagney broke a rib whilst filming a dance scene. In spite of the injury, he still managed to complete the sequence.
Trivia: James Cagney won his only Oscar for his performance as George M. Cohan in this movie.
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Mary: George, I didn't know you could yodel.George M. Cohan: Learned it on the farm. Nothing but pig callin' with frost on it.
In the final musical number "Strictly off the Record", you can clearly see the shadow of the microphone boom during part of the number.