A Movietone Divertissement

Title: “A Movietone Divertissement”
Year: 1928
Length: about 10 minutes
Starring: Tom Waring, Johnny Marvin, Yvette Rugel, The Happiness Boys

My reaction
Synopsis: four musical acts perform
How I saw it: on video (The Broadway Melody bonus feature), two days ago
Concept: Indifferent.
Story: n/a
Characters: n/a
Dialog: Indifferent.
Pacing: Indifferent.
Cinematography: Bad.
Special effects/design: Indifferent.
Acting: Indifferent.
Music: Good.
Subjective Rating: 6/10 (Okay). A bit less entertaining on average than the “Metro Movietone Revue” shorts, but equally pointless.
Objective Rating: 2.0/4 (Indifferent).


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