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Look for the Silver Lining

Directed by David Butler
United States, 1949
Drama, Musical, Romance

Synopsis

This musical biopic chronicles the vaudeville-to-Broadway story of 1920s’ star Marilyn Miller (June Haver). From her start on the boards in Findlay, Ohio, Marilyn sings and dances her way to Broadway stardom, frequently in company with her mentor, dancer Jack Donahue (Ray Bolger).

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Look for the Silver Lining Directed by David Butler

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1950 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture