Search for Beauty

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  • TV-PG
Buster Crabbe and Ida Lupino star in Search for Beauty a romantic Pre-Code comedy about two romantically-attached Olympic athletes brought in to run a health and beauty magazine. Don (Crabbe) and Barbara (Lupino) are really excited about their new... read more

Buster Crabbe and Ida Lupino star in Search for Beauty a romantic Pre-Code comedy about two romantically-attached Olympic athletes brought in to run a health and beauty magazine. Don (Crabbe) and Barbara (Lupino) are really excited about their new venture but they are completely unaware that the owners of the magazine are con artists who have different plans for the publication's future as an adult entertainment magazine. In the process of finding a way to resist the conspirators' schemes, Don and Barbara must fight to keep their relationship together. Get ready for laughs, romance and extraordinary dance sequences worthy of a golden medal!

Original Release

02/02/1934

US Release

02/02/1934

Cast

Buster Crabbe Don Jackson (as Larry 'Buster' Crabbe) / Don Jackson
Ida Lupino Barbara Hilton
Robert Armstrong Larry Williams
James Gleason Dan Healy
Toby Wing Sally Palmer
Gertrude Michael Jean Strange
Bradley Page Joe Garrett
Frank McGlynn Sr. Rev. Rankin
Nora Cecil Miss Pettigrew
Virginia Hammond Mrs. Archibald Henderson-James
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Erle C. Kenton

Writers

Claude Binyon, Frank Butler, David Boehm, Maurine Dallas Watkins, Sam Hellman, Schuyler E. Grey, Paul Milton

Cast

Buster Crabbe Don Jackson (as Larry 'Buster' Crabbe) / Don Jackson
Ida Lupino Barbara Hilton
Robert Armstrong Larry Williams
James Gleason Dan Healy
Toby Wing Sally Palmer
Gertrude Michael Jean Strange
Bradley Page Joe Garrett
Frank McGlynn Sr. Rev. Rankin
Nora Cecil Miss Pettigrew
Virginia Hammond Mrs. Archibald Henderson-James
Eddie Gribbon Adolph Knockler
James B. 'Pop' Kenton Caretaker
Maurice Costello Health Acres Guest
Dave O'Brien Talent Contestant
Ann Sheridan Dallas Beauty Winner
Roscoe Karns Newspaper Reporter
Monya Andre Second Author
Stella Bailey New York Beauty Winner
Malcolm Ball Georgia Talent Contestant
Lynn Bari Beauty Contestant Entrant

Producers

Emanuel Cohen Executive Producer
E. Lloyd Sheldon Producer

Editors

James Smith

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