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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
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Fred
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Tom McGee (as William Davidson)
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Café Showgirl
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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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Casino de Paris  »

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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

About a Quarter to Nine
(1935) (uncredited)
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Played by the band at the St. Ledger Roof
Sung by Al Jolson and male chorus
Danced to by Ruby Keeler and male chorus
Reprised by Al Jolson in blackface at the Casino De Paree
Played as dance music and as background music
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"Go Into Your Dance"
11 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Go Into Your Dance" was a terrific movie in the sense of movie historical value. Jolson and Keeler were not really known as good actors. Jolson and Keeler were at their best as entertainers. Jolson's singing and Keeler's dancing. The greatest part of this film is are the musical numbers. And historically, the fact that it was the only film in which husband and wife Jolson and Keeler ever appeared together. Many of the songs in which Keeler was in were way before my time. Yet I remember them from watching the old Warner Brothers cartoons when I was a kid. It was great finally seeing where they actually came from. I only wish that "Go Into Your Dance" was available on DVD.


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