Articles about: “Playmates”

Playmates poster
Playmates poster

Directed by David Butler and written by James V. Kern. Starring Kay Kyser, John Barrymore, Lupe Velez, and Ginny Simms. RKO, 1941.

In Production: 07/22/41—early September 1941
Released: 12/26/41

Cost: $388,000
Domestic Earnings: $728,000
Foreign Earnings: $94,000
Total Earnings: $822,000
Total Profit: $48,000

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John Barrymore and Patsy Kelly in "Playmates"

Review: David Butler’s “Playmates,” Starring John Barrymore and Kay Kyser

Kay Kyser and John Barrymore play themselves in this mediocre comedy from RKO and director David Butler.