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The two partners of a ladies' garter business are constantly feuding with each other. When they ask their lawyer to dissolve their partnership, he proposes that instead the two of them play a single poker hand: the loser to become the winner's personal manservant for a year. Written by John Oswalt <jao@jao.com>

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23 August 1930 (USA)  »

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A Rainha de Copas  »

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Members of the cast of the successful Broadway Show "Follow Thru" can be seen in some scenes, among them is Eleanor Powell. See more »

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Brother, Just Laugh It Off
Written by Arthur Schwartz and Ralph Rainger
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A really fun show
5 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Stanford Theatre in Palo Alto showed this as their kick-off film in a Ginger Rogers Retrospective. A fun, fast-paced film with Ginger Rogers in a cute role as the female lead. Charles Ruggles and Frank Morgan play well off each other as rivals in work and romance. Betty Garde is a little over the top as a harassed maid. Her mugging and blank expressions are definitely from the old vaudeville school of acting. However, Ginger Rogers definitely shines as the female lead, playfully acting opposite Ruggles and Morgan. Also look for Nina Olivette (Mother of Dean Stockwell) in a saucy bit. Watch quickly for a bit by Eleanor Powell. This film will also be shown at Cinefest 2008.


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