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Paid to Dance (1937)

 -  Drama  -  11 December 1937 (USA)
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Government undercover agents William Dennis and Joan Barclay are working to solve the disappearances of girls working as "taxi-dancers" from dance halls operated by Jack Miranda and his ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Don Terry ...
Julie Bishop ...
Joan Bradley (as Jacqueline Wells)
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Betty Morgan
Arthur Loft ...
Jack Miranada
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Nifty
Paul Stanton ...
Charles Kennedy
Louise Stanley ...
Phyllis Parker
Ralph Byrd ...
Nickels Brown
Beatrice Curtis ...
Frances Mitchell
Bess Flowers ...
Suzy
Beatrice Blinn ...
Lois
Jane Hamilton ...
Evelyn
Dick Curtis ...
Mike Givens
Al Herman ...
Joe Krause
Thurston Hall ...
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Government undercover agents William Dennis and Joan Barclay are working to solve the disappearances of girls working as "taxi-dancers" from dance halls operated by Jack Miranda and his henchman Nifty. Dennis sets himself up as a theatrical booking agent, and shows his power by the opening and closing of Miranda's Paradise Club at will. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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The Mystery Of Those 253 Missing 'Taxi' Girls Must Be Solved!

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11 December 1937 (USA)  »

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Hard to Hold  »

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Made it's New York TV premiere (as "Hard To Hold")on WCBS(Channel 2) on 11 September 1956. See more »

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