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With Pleasure, Madame (1936)

Ball at Savoy (original title)
Approved | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 10 February 1937 (USA)
It is the height of the fashionable season and the world-famous singer, Anita Stella, comes to Cannes on the Riviera, where she has been engaged to perform at a Charity Ball sponsored by ... See full summary »

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(as W. Victor Hanbury)

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(libretto: original), (libretto: original) | 2 more credits »

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John Egan, posing as Baron Dupont
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Anita Stella
Lu Ann Meredith ...
Mary (as Lu Anne Meredith)
Fred Conyngham ...
George
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Herbert
Fred Duprez ...
Not Herbert
Bela Mila ...
Terese
Dino Galvani ...
Manager
Monti DeLyle ...
Stranger
Esther Kiss ...
Suzanne
Tony De Lungo ...
Maitre d'Hotel
Bruno Barnabe ...
Train Conductor
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It is the height of the fashionable season and the world-famous singer, Anita Stella, comes to Cannes on the Riviera, where she has been engaged to perform at a Charity Ball sponsored by society leaders. John Egan, a distinguished British diplomat, traveling incognito as Baron Dupont, for reasons of State, falls in love with Stella and resolves to make her acquaintance. Egan/Dupont persuades a waiter, George, at the ball to exchange clothes with him and is brought into proximity with Stella. Meanwhile, Mary, a pretty tap dancer arrives in Cannes, seeks out the supposed Dupont and introduces herself as his long-lost sister. To protect himself, Egan/Dupont is compelled to acknowledge the relationship, but Mary is really an impostor playing a game of her own with her accomplice George the waiter. Later,a diamond necklace is stolen from one of the guests at the ball, and the distinguished British diplomat, who can also tap-dance, finds himself as the primary suspect. This does not bode ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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A GAY MUSICAL FARCE (USA poster-all caps) See more »


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Version of Ball im Savoy (1935) See more »

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C'est Vous
Sung by Marta Labarr
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