Slim Summerville

Born: 1896, Albuquerque
Died: 6 January 1946, Laguna Beach, Calif.

Highlighted works

  • King of Jazz

    John Murray Anderson’s ambitious 1930 musical is “an unparalleled cinematic interpretation of jazz music and stage spectacle”.

  • All Quiet on the Western Front

    All Quiet on the Western Front

    The bitter WWI experiences of ordinary German soldiers are vividly recreated in this celebrated early sound adaptation of Eric Maria Remarque’s classic novel.

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