Wake Up and Live
Theatrical Poster
Directed bySidney Lanfield
Written byStory:
Curtis Kenyon
Harry Tugend
Jack Yellen
Based onWake Up and Live
by Dorothea Brande
Produced byDarryl F. Zanuck
StarringWalter Winchell
Ben Bernie
Alice Faye
CinematographyEdward Cronjager
Music byMack Gordon
Louis Silvers
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
  • August 23, 1937 (1937-08-23)
Running time
91 minutes
CountryUnited States

Wake Up and Live is a 1937 Fox musical film directed by Sidney Lanfield and starring Walter Winchell, Ben Bernie and Alice Faye. Produced by Darryl F. Zanuck, the film was based upon the self-help bestseller by Dorothea Brande. It was followed by Love and Hisses (1937).


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Music by Harry Revel, lyrics by Mack Gordon

Songs that were supposed to feature Haley were dubbed by Buddy Clark.[2]


  1. ^ Green, Stanley (1999). Hollywood Musicals Year by Year. Hal Leonard Corporation. p. 67. ISBN 978-0-634-00765-1.
  2. ^ "Buddy Clark for Films". Radio Daily. April 20, 1937. p. 6. Retrieved October 25, 2023.