Original title: Yankee Doodle Dandy | 126 min
Director: Michael Curtiz
Cast: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf, Irene Manning, George Tobias
George M. Cohan was born to be in show business. The son of vaudeville performers he went on to become known as the man who owns Broadway. James Cagney won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Cohan and his performance alone makes this movie worth watching.