Swing High, Swing Low (1937)


Skid Johnson is a former soldier turned band leader finds his fortunes rise as his fame increases. Unfortunately, with the fame comes arrogance and Skid takes all the credit but forgets those friends who helped him along the way. The person most slighted by Skid’s new attitude is Maggie King, his faithful girlfriend and band vocalist. When Skid’s drinking problem causes him professional and health problems, he slips into the bowery as a derelict where Maggie, now a star in her own right, finds him.

Director: Mitchell Leisen.
Stars: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Dorothy Lamour, Anthony Quinn, Charles Butterworth, Jean Dixon, Harvey Stephens, Cecil Cunningham, Charles Arnt, Franklin Pangborn, Anthony Quinn, Charles Judels.


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  1. Mjm
    May 20, 2020

    Wow, best looking print I’ve seen! Thank you!

    • Jon W.
      May 20, 2020

      It’s not too bad, better than the other copies I’ve seen around but yeah, I wish it was a bit better, apparently it has fallen under public domain so I don’t think we will see a restored copy on Bluray or anything like that anytime soon :/

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