The Glenn Miller Story
The life and love story of one of the jazz era's greatest bandleaders and composers as well as one of the most profitable biopics ever made. Miller went from pit band musician to American legend.
Some of the "special guests" who appear in the film: Frances Langford, Louis Armstrong, Ben Pollack, Gene Krupa, The Modernaires, The Archie Savage Dancers, Barney Bigard, James Young, Marty Napoleon, Arvell Shaw, Cozy Cole, and Babe Russin. Lionel Hampton and many other musicians were uncredited.
Cast: James Stewart, June Allyson, Harry Morgan, Charles Drake, Louis Armstrong
Screenplay: Valentine Davies, Oscar Brodney
Director of Photography: William Daniels
Film Editor: Russell Schoengarth
Composer: Joseph Gershenson
Production Designer: Alexander Golitzen, Bernard Herzbrun
Costume Design: Jay A. Morley Jr.
Sound: Leslie I. Carey, Joe Lapis
Producer: Aaron Rosenberg
Production Company: Universal Pictures
Distributor: Universal Pictures International Germany GmbH
Director: Anthony Mann