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Night After Night (1932)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama | 30 October 1932 (USA)
A successful ex-boxer opens a high-class speakeasy in what once was the childhood home of a formerly rich society girl.

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A successful ex-boxer opens a high-class speakeasy in what once was the childhood home of a formerly rich society girl.

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JOE ANTON (George Raft) shady - sinister - charming in his own way - he knew what he wanted - and took it! (original lobby card 1) See more »

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Comedy | Drama

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30 October 1932 (USA)  »

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Noite Após Noite  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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In the famous scene in which the hat-check girl exclaims over Maudie's (Mae West) jewels, "Goodness, what beautiful diamonds," and Maudie replies, "Goodness had nothing to do with it, Dearie" the diamonds Mae West was wearing were real, and her own. See more »

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A tipsy Mabel Jellyman takes her hand off a champagne bottle twice after setting it on the table. See more »

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Hatcheck girl: Goodness, what beautiful diamonds!
Maudie: Goodness had nothing to do with it, dearie.
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Mimi
Music by Richard Rodgers
Played by the band at George Raft's speakeasy
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George and Mae hit Hollywood!
16 October 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Although this film is will always be remembered for introducing Mae West to cinema audiences it is actually a starring vehicle for George Raft. He had made quite an impact in 'Scarface' and here he is top billed for the first time. The studio really wanted him to be a 'Valentino' type and he certainly looks the part in this film. He's the snappiest dresser you ever did see and there's a lot of heavy makeup on his face to accentuate his smouldering good looks. He even gets to take a bath and it's quite obvious he's naked for the scene - it's all geared up to make the ladies in the audience come over all unnecessary! Unfortunately for George he suggested Mae West for a small role in the film and when she appears she hits it like a whirlwind. It's a pretty slow movie and when Mae arrives she knocks it for six with her quick-fire delivery and outrageous behaviour. She may be fat and nearly forty but she is a wow and for those people who suggest she may have been a man in drag just take a look at her in her negligee and you'll see it's quite clear she's all woman!There's not much in the way of a plot, the art direction is nothing to write home about and there's nothing innovative in the way of camera work but it's worth watching to see these two sexy, classic stars make their mark in Hollywood history. If you want to see how they ended up then you should watch 'Sextette' made forty six years later but I don't think I'd recommend it! Enjoy them in their prime!


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