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Beatrice Blinn ...
Girl at nightclub
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Girl at nightclub
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Two brothers are ordered by their parents to go to Paris to study in an art studio. They pay two painters (the type who use gallon cans) to impersonate them and go in their place. When the imposters win an art contest, they are exposed by an unexpected visitor. Written by David Glagovsky <dglagovsky@verizon.net>

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23 June 1934 (USA)  »

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James Stewart's film debut. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie! the "Tall Painter" and "Short Painter" are painting the boat with checkered paint. You can see the film is reversed and that they had actually been painting a checkered section with black paint. See more »

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Featured in Added Attractions: The Hollywood Shorts Story (2002) See more »

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French Song
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Written by Cliff Hess
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James Stewart's Screen Debut
22 September 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The 26 year old James Stewart made his uncredited screen debut in this film having previously graduated from university and exploited the stage circuit. He was obviously an intelligent man with a distinctively American voice which kind of carved him out as an all-American hero.


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