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Go Into Your Dance (1935)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Musical | 20 April 1935 (USA)
Al Howard may be a star on Broadway, but he is no longer welcomed by any producer. It seems that he just trots off to Mexico any time he wants causing shows to close and producers to lose ... See full summary »

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(as Archie L. Mayo), (uncredited) | 1 more credit »

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(screen play), (based on a story by)
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Dorothy 'Dot' Wayne
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Molly Howard
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Duke Hutchinson (as Barton Mac Lane)
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Irma 'Toledo' Knight
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Mexican in La Cucaracha Cantina
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Luana Wells
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Nellie Lahey (Blonde Showgirl) (as Sharon Lynne)
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Drunk in La Cucaracha Cantina
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Eddie 'Teddy' Rio
Gordon Westcott ...
Fred
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Tom McGee (as William Davidson)
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Café Showgirl
Joseph Crehan ...
H.P. Jackson
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Al Howard may be a star on Broadway, but he is no longer welcomed by any producer. It seems that he just trots off to Mexico any time he wants causing shows to close and producers to lose money. When his sister Molly can no longer find Al work, she teams him up with talented Dorothy for a club date in Chicago. Flush with another success, Al wants to open his own club on Broadway, so he borrows money from a gangster to open the show. Al has Dorothy, who he ignores, the gangsters dough and the gangster's sweetie Luana. All he has to do is keep them all happy, but Luana wants Al. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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20 April 1935 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Robert Florey directed added scenes and retakes for the film. See more »

Quotes

Molly Howard, aka Lucille Thompson: What happened?
Dorothy Wayne: Well, man meets girl, girl meets husband, husband meets man, man meets sidewalk.
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Edited into Musical Memories (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

The Little Things You Used to Do
(1935) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Sung by Helen Morgan at rehearsal
Reprised by Helen Morgan on radio
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Delightful thirties musical - one of the best
15 November 1999 | by (Putney, VT) – See all my reviews

I agree with the other commentator on this page that this is a gem of a musical that is right up there with the other Warners hits of the period (GOLDDIGGERS, 42ND STREET). The dancing is marvelous, Jolson is in top form and Keeler gives the best performance of her career. She has never been more outgoing, vivacious or lively - probably at ease because she's playing with her real-life husband in their only film together. The dialogue is snappy and full of wisecracks, the film moves along swiftly. The production numbers are grand, especially "A Quarter to Nine" and "Latin From Manhattan" - the latter was nominated for an Oscar in the days when Choreography or "Dance Direction" was a category. All in all - a marvelous film musical. Did I say Helen Morgan, Patsy Kelly and the songwriters themselves (Dubin,Warren) appear in it? Watch for Ward Bond in an unbilled bit as a jealous husband. No longer available on video but rentable


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