Four DaughtersFour Daughters
is a 1938
film which tells the story of a happy musical family whose lives and loves are disrupted by the arrival of a cynical young composer who interjects himself into the daughters' romantic lives. It stars Priscilla Lane, Rosemary Lane, Lola Lane, Gale Page, Claude Rains
, Jeffrey Lynn, John Garfield
and Dick Foran. The Lanes were real sisters, members of a family singing trio.
The film was written by Lenore J. Coffee and Julius J. Epstein from the Fannie Hurst novel "Sister Act". It was directed by Michael Curtiz.
The movie was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.