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Whoopee!

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Adapted from [[Performer~P183080~Owen Davis~owendavissr]]'s stage comedy [[Feature~V34782~The Nervous Wreck~thenervouswreck]] (itself filmed in 1927), [[Performer~P212155~Flo Ziegfeld~florenzziegfeld]]'s musical spectacular Whoopee! was one of the solid hits of the 1928-29 Broadway season, thanks largely to the irrepressible [[Performer~P10700~Eddie Cantor~eddiecantor]]. The property was transferred to film virtually intact in 1930, again produced by Ziegfeld (in collaboration with [[Performer~P91976~Sam...more

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