Dinner at Eight and His Double Life at West Coast (San Bernardino Sun, 1934)

  • San Bernardino Sun, Volume 40, 25 March 1934
  • Dinner at Eight at West Coast

“Dinner at Eight” with its superlative all-star cast, and “His Double Life,” a provoking comedy featuring Lillian Gish and Roland Young, make up the splendid double-feature program opening today at the Fox West Coast theater. The cast of “Dinner at Eight” practically tells the story, and when this array of excellent actors is combined with a plot both clever, amusing and dramatic, there is nothing more to ask for. The beloved Marie Dressler is there with John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke, Madge Evans, Jean Hersholt, Karen Morley, Louise Closser Hale, Phillips Holmes, May Robson and half a dozen more. “His Double Life” will provide plenty of laughs as well as the first glimpse of Lillian Gish on the screen in many a month. Miss Gish, who once held the brightest of spotlights in films, has devoted most of her time in recent years to the legitimate stage.

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One thought on “Dinner at Eight and His Double Life at West Coast (San Bernardino Sun, 1934)

  1. Wonderfully comprehensive site featuring a classic beauty and film starlet.

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