The Show Of Shows (1929)
Warner Bros.' entry in the "all-star revue" genre of early sound cinema, this vaudeville-styled program of comedic, dramatic, and musical vignettes includes John Barrymore as Richard III in a scene from Shakespeare's "Henry VI, Part III"; Myrna Loy as a Chinese dancer; Winnie Lightner performing "Singing in the Bathtub"; French boxer Georges Carpentier in the song-and-dance number "If I Could Learn to Love," and more. With Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Rin-Tin-Tin, Ben Turpin. 123 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.