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The Jolson Story


Though legendary entertainer [[Performer~P36019~Al Jolson~aljolson]] was a highly visible presence on the U.S.O. circuit during World War II, he was generally regarded as a relic of an earlier time until his movie comeback in 1945's [[Feature~V41212~Rhapsody in Blue~rhapsodyinblue]]. Showing up 30 minutes into this biopic of [[Performer~P91359~George Gershwin~georgegershwin]], [[Performer~P36019~Jolson~aljolson]] literally stopped the show with his robust rendition of "Swanee." Suddenly, every Hollywood...more