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The Milky Way (1936) was a Comedy - Black-and-white Film directed by Leo McCarey and Norman Z. McLeod and produced by Adolph Zukor and E. Lloyd Sheldon.

Academy Awards 1940 --- Ceremony Number 13 (source: AMPAS)

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Best Animated Short FilmMetro-Goldwyn-MayerWon
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The Milky Way (1936)

By Beatrice on Sep 11, 2013 From Flickers in Time

The Milky Way Directed by Leo McCarey Written by Grover Jones, Frank Butler, and Richard Connell 1936/USA Paramount Pictures First viewing Leo McCarey ensures that this is funnier than your average comedy. Burleigh Sullivan (Harold Lloyd) is a mild-mannered milkman with well-developed skills in du... Read full article


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First movie for Anthony Quinn.
Producer Samuel Goldwyn bought the rights for the property in the mid-1940s for his remake The Kid from Brooklyn, as well as the original negative and almost all existing prints, and destroyed them.
When director Leo McCarey was in the hospital, Norman Z. McLeod directed some of the scenes.
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