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|The Melody Lingers On|
|Directed by||David Burton|
|Produced by||Edward Small|
|Written by||Lillian Hellman|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
The Melody Lingers On is a 1935 American film.
A piano virtuoso has a child out of wedlock to her fiance, who is killed trying to save her life. Their son is brought up by foster parents and becomes a musician. The cast was headed by Josephine Hutchinson, George Houston and John Halliday.
According to Dunne "The Melody Lingers On lingered not at all in theaters but died a swift and merciful death".
- "Screen Notes". The New York Times. November 24, 1934.
- "Screen Notes". The New York Times. December 13, 1934.
- Philip Dunne, Take Two: A Life in Movies and Politics, Limelight, 1992, p. 33
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