Top of the Town (film)

Top of the Town is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Ralph Murphy, Sam White and Walter Lang and starring Doris Nolan.[1]

Top of the Town
Directed byRalph Murphy
Sam White
Walter Lang
Written byRobert Benchley
Lou Brock
StarringDoris Nolan
Release date
  • April 18, 1937 (1937-04-18)
Running time
86 minutes
CountryUnited States




Writing for Night and Day in 1937, Graham Greene gave the film a poor review, describing it as "one of those distressingly carefree musicals [...] when the only ungay faces are among the audience".[2]


  1. ^ Sandra Brennan (2014). "Top of the Town". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on December 22, 2014. Retrieved December 22, 2014.
  2. ^ Greene, Graham (July 8, 1937). "Black Legion/Night Must Fall/Top of the Town/The Last Train from Madrid". Night and Day. (reprinted in: Taylor, John Russell, ed. (1980). The Pleasure Dome. Oxford University Press. p. 154. ISBN 0192812866.)

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