Oscar Movies: Folies Bergere (1935)

Directed by Roy Del Ruth, “Folies Bergere” stars Maurice Chevalier in two roles and Merle Oberon as the baroness who falls for one of his identities.

Ann Sothern and Eric Blore are in the supporting cast.

Oscar Nominations: 1


Dance Direction: Jack Gould


Oscar Awards:  1


Oscar Context


Jack Gould received the Oscar for this film, specifically the “Straw Hat” number,  as well as for Broadway Melody of 1936.