Articles about: William Demarest

William Demarest in "The Lady Eve"
William Demarest in “The Lady Eve”

William Demarest was an actor whose films included The Lady Eve, All Through the NightSullivan’s Travels, Pardon My SarongThe Palm Beach Story, and more.

Joel McCrea, Claudette Colbert, and Rudy Vallee in "The Palm Beach Story"

Review: Preston Sturges’ “The Palm Beach Story,” Starring Claudette Colbert and Joel McCrea

The director of “The Lady Eve” and “Sullivan’s Travels” is back with a madcap adventure starring Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor, and Rudy Vallee.
Bud Abbott, William Demarest, and Lou Costello in "Pardon My Sarong"

Review: Erle C. Kenton’s “Pardon My Sarong,” Starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello

The best Abbott and Costello picture to date comes from Erle C. Kenton, replacing longtime director Arthur Lubin.
Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake in "Sullivan's Travels"

Review: Preston Sturges’ “Sullivan’s Travels,” Starring Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake

Paramount’s Veronica Lake has her first leading role alongside Joel McCrea in “Sullivan’s Travels,” the new comedy from Preston Sturges.
William Demarest, Humphrey Bogart and Peter Lorre in "All Through the Night"

Review: Vincent Sherman’s “All Through the Night,” Starring Humphrey Bogart and Conrad Veidt

Bogart is back in the new thriller from Warner Bros., “All Through the Night,” directed by Vincent Sherman.

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