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A Girl in Every Port (1928)

Two sailors with a rivalry over chasing women become friends. But when one decides to finally settle down, will this mysterious young women come between them?

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Marie / Mam'selleGodiva, Girl in Marseille
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Bill / Salami
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Maria Buenjolla / Chiquita, Girl in Rio de Janeiro (as Maria Casajuana)
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Circus Manager
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Widow in San Pedro, Belize
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Girl #3 in Panama City
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Girl Cyclist in Amsterdam (as Gretel Yoltz)
Michael Visaroff ...
Maria Buenjolla's Lover
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Two sailors with a rivalry over chasing women become friends. But when one decides to finally settle down, will this mysterious young women come between them?

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You'll Like This One!---It's a rollicking, jolly, happy picture---a laugh all the way.


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26 February 1928 (USA)  »

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A kochanek mial sto  »

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A Girl In Every Port was the film that got G.W. Pabst to hire Louise Brooks for Lulu in the now cult classic, Pandora's Box. See more »

Goofs

Spike Madden consults his little black addresses book at each port, and we see close-ups of the pages with names, addresses and notes. When he crosses out Maria Buenjolla's name, the page is as large as his pencil-holding hand, out of proportion to the pocket book seen earlier. By WesternOne. See more »

Quotes

Spike Madden: I remember! This is the place - and she's got a figure like an eel!
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Referenced in Arena: Louise Brooks (1986) See more »

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Typical buddy movie (almost gay by modern standards)
21 May 2017 | by See all my reviews

The only reason this fllm seems to garner attention is due to Louise Brooks in the final segment. She is attractive enough but displaying little dramatic talent, just a show piece that any woman, actress or not, could have provided the film makers.

I am among those who just 'don't get" Louise Brooks, and I guess I will die unchanged. Nothing special at all in my book. She just had a "look," but no talent.

A buddy movie, that could be termed gay "but without any sex," just camaraderie devoid of the influence of the female.


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