Ice Capades (1941)–Ice Skating Acts

The movie largely consists of specialty ice-skating acts and comedy routines, involving Jerry Colonna, Alan Mowbray, Phil Silvers.

Barbara Jo Allen does her “Vera Vague” routines.

Among the skaters is Vera Hruba, a Czech Olympis skater, who also made straight movies and Westerns, especially after marrying head of Republic Studio, Herbert Yates.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Scoring of Musical: Cy Feuer

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Scoring Oscar went to Frank Churchill and Oliver Wallace for Dumbo.