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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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MISS JELLYMAN (Alison Skipworth) - All her life she longed for happiness - and found it teaching a gangster how to be a gentleman! (original lobby card 5) 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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The song "Louise," written by Richard Whiting (music) and Leo Robin (lyrics) for Maurice Chevalier's U.S. film debut, "Innocents of Paris" (1929), is heard in the trailer for "Night After Night" but not in the actual film. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Miss Jerry Healy: How dare you!
Joe Anton: Ha-ha! Our old friend "How dare you."
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Featured in 100 Years of Comedy (1997) See more »

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Isn't It Romantic?
Music by Richard Rodgers
Played by the band at George Raft's speakeasy
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Mae West looked like the gangster's moll to top them all…

"Night After Night" was an otherwise unmemorable George Raft opus of the early 1930's... The scene was the entrance to a nightspot...

Enter Mae West, magnificently dripping in so much jewelery it must have given the lighting cameraman several heart attacks in his attempts to "damp it down" so that it didn't "flash up the bottle" as she moved…

Cries the hat-check girl: "Goodness, what beautiful diamonds!"

Mae West: "Goodness had nothing to do with it, dearie."

Gangsters' molls... they are part of the legend of the mobster movie… And in "Night After Night" it was never openly established just what kind of a dame Mae West was playing, but with all those rocks she looked like the gangster's moll to top them all…


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