Cocoanut Grove

Cocoanut Grove

Cocoanut Grove is a 1938 American comedy film directed by Alfred Santell, and written by Sy Bartlett and Olive Cooper. The film stars Fred MacMurray, Harriet Hilliard, Ben Blue, Eve Arden, Rufe Davis, Billy Lee and George Walcott. The film was released on May 20, 1938, by Paramount Pictures.


Johnny Prentice, a bandleader in Chicago with a bad temper, alienates some of his musicians and is in danger of losing custody of Half Pint, his son. He hires Linda Rogers to be the boy's tutor.

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    director Alfred Santell
    editor Hugh Bennett
    genre comedy
    keywords back in time chicago los angeles lose trailer park
    musicBy Gordon Jenkins
    producer George M. Arthur
    productionCompany Paramount Pictures
    publisher Paramount Pictures