The Jazz Singer 1927
Al Jolson ... the most famous vaudevillian of the time...famous for his black makeup & for the song My Mammy
First Film with words. End Silent Films 1927. Directed by Alan Crosland. With Al Jolson, May McAvoy, Warner Oland, Eugenie Besserer. The son of a Jewish Cantor must defy his father in order to pursue his dream of becoming a jazz singer.
Myrna Loy - The Jazz Singer, 1927
Al Jolson sings in the 1st-ever Talkie "The Jazz Singer" .mpg - YouTube
The Jazz Singer 1927 (full movie on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkUKloVCzcM)
This Day in History: October 6th- The Jazz Singer
Al Jolson in "The Jazz Singer" (1927). This was the first talkie film.
The Jazz Singer (1952) starring Danny Thomas, Peggy Lee. Remake of the 1927 Al Jolson film.
“Kittyinva: 1927 May McAvoy and Al Jolson publicity photo for “The Jazz Singer”. From Movies of the 1920′s, FB. ”