College Lovers (1930)

61 mins | Romantic comedy | 5 October 1930

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
30 Nov 1930.
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New York Times
28 Nov 1930
p. 23.
Variety
3 Dec 1930
p. 14.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
WRITERS
Story
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
FILM EDITOR
SOUND
Rec eng
SOURCES
SONGS
"Up and At 'Em" and "One Minute of Heaven," words and music by Ned Washington, Herb Magidson and Michael Cleary.
DETAILS
Release Date:
5 October 1930
Copyright Claimant:
First National Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
3 October 1930
Copyright Number:
LP1601
Physical Properties:
Sound
Vitaphone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
61
Length(in feet):
5,633
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Tiny Courtley plans to leave college because the girl he loves has eloped with another boy. As he is being driven to the station by Eddie, Frank Taylor plots with Madge Hutton to fake a suicide on a bridge; Tiny saves her, but Eddie intrudes and he and Tiny both fall in love with her, though she actually loves Frank. On the night before an important football game, Tiny and Eddie engage in a heated argument, and Frank suggests that Madge send each a love note that he is the favored one. At the half, they accuse each other of stealing their notes, and their fighting causes them to be put on the bench. Frank proposes that Madge tell the boys about their engagement to marry, and friends again, the boys are reinstated to lead the team to ... +


Tiny Courtley plans to leave college because the girl he loves has eloped with another boy. As he is being driven to the station by Eddie, Frank Taylor plots with Madge Hutton to fake a suicide on a bridge; Tiny saves her, but Eddie intrudes and he and Tiny both fall in love with her, though she actually loves Frank. On the night before an important football game, Tiny and Eddie engage in a heated argument, and Frank suggests that Madge send each a love note that he is the favored one. At the half, they accuse each other of stealing their notes, and their fighting causes them to be put on the bench. Frank proposes that Madge tell the boys about their engagement to marry, and friends again, the boys are reinstated to lead the team to victory. +

GENRE
Sub-genre:
with songs


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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