A star-studded collection of rare short subjects featuring dozens of filmland's biggest celebrities!
Hollywood on Parade was a series of "celebrity newsreel" shorts by Paramount Pictures. Original musical numbers, comic sketches, and "stars at home" scenes, were often integrated with frame stories and publicity coverage of Hollywood parties and premieres. This volume includes the following:
"Fredric March hosts a musical revue with Mitzi Green, Ginger Rogers, Jack Duffy, and Eddie Peabody.
"Eddie Borden plays a Hollywood mailman making deliveries to various stars, including Mary Pickford, Bing Crosby, and Tom Mix. Mickey Daniels hosts, with appearances by Roland Young, Ken Maynard, Jeanette MacDonald, and Maurice Chevalier.
"Child stars Jackie Searle and Jane Withers present Barbara Stanwyck, Frank Fay, Kate Smith, Wesley Ruggles, and Arline Judge.
"As "messenger boy for a day" at Paramount's studio, Frankie Darro encounters Cary Grant, Mary Boland, Leo Carrillo, William Gargan, Claudette Colbert, Thelma Todd, Norman Foster, Anita Stewart, Gene Raymond, Richard Dix, Fay Wray, George Raft, Jean Harlow, Arline Judge, Constance Cummings, El Brendel, Jeanette MacDonald, Paulette Goddard, and Charlie Chaplin.
"The Motion Picture Theater Owners of America Convention enjoys appearances by Gracie Allen, George Burns, Adolphe Menjou, Cary Grant, Cecil B. DeMille, and W.C. Fields.
"On a bus tour of Hollywood, fans spot Ruth Etting, Jimmy Durante, Clara Bow, Joan Crawford, Jean Harlow, Randolph Scott, Gary Cooper, Fredric March, Jackie Cooper, Harpo Marx, and Maurice Chevalier.