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Rhythm in the Clouds (1937)

 -  Comedy | Musical  -  21 June 1937 (USA)
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Struggling songwriter Judy Walker talks her way into the apartment of a famous composer, and finds that he's on vacation. Homeless and without any money, she decides to stay at his place ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Patricia Ellis ...
Judy Walker
Warren Hull ...
Bob McKay
William Newell ...
Clyde Lyons
Richard Carle ...
J.C. Boswell
Zeffie Tilbury ...
Maggie Conway, the Duchess de Lovely
Charles Judels ...
Luigi Fernando
Robert Paige ...
Phil Hale
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Amy Lou
Suzanne Kaaren ...
Dorothy Day
Esther Howard ...
Mrs. Madigan
Eddie Parker ...
Baxter (as Ed Parker)
James C. Morton ...
Cop
Rolfe Sedan ...
Victor
Richard Beach ...
Ben Graham
Ranny Weeks ...
Radio Announcer
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Struggling songwriter Judy Walker talks her way into the apartment of a famous composer, and finds that he's on vacation. Homeless and without any money, she decides to stay at his place until his return, making use of all his belongings, and spreading the word that she is the composer's collaborator. She writes a song, wtih the composer listed as the co-writer, which becomes a big radio hit. The famous composer returns, and screwball comedy ensues. Written by Anonymous

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GAY as champagne! GLAMOROUS as a rare perfume! SOPHISTICATED as Paris in Spring! See more »

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21 June 1937 (USA)  »

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(RCA Victor High Fidelity Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Phil Hale: [Angrily] That Walker girl can't put it over on me. I'll sue for damages and get them unless you stop the program.
Clyde Lyons: [Barging into the room, extremely flustered] Wait! Wait! Sh... she was hungry. She had to eat.
Phil Hale: Get outa here.
Rewrite Man: Who had to eat? What?
Clyde Lyons: Judy Walker. She had to eat his apartment. No, I, I mean she had to move into his food. No, I mean...
Phil Hale: She had to forge my name?
Clyde Lyons: Certainly. She couldn't forge her own! She was desperate. The landlord wouldn't listen to her music. No, I mean, I mean she ...
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Don't Ever Change
Written by Walter Hirsch and Lou Handman
Performed by Warren Hull
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Clouds in the rhythm
24 July 2006 | by (www.martsander.com) – See all my reviews

Not a bad way to spend 53 minutes staring at beautiful people, glamorous gowns and well designed sets, accompanied by lilting tunes. The story isn't too bad, even though the dialog tends to rely too heavily on comedy even when nothing is ready at hand. Patricia Ellis is so-so - rather pretty yet not as glamorous as several other leading B-ladies of the thirties, and a bit too temperate for a screwball comedy. As she only joins in shortly for the last song, it's hard to say anything about her voice. Warren Hull is a good-looking and sexy hunk with very good voice, but there appears to be no sparks flying between the two. Nevertheless, the film flies by very quickly (at 53 minutes - as presented in Classic Musicals 50 movie pack - it should) and keeps your attention well in grasp. Quite enjoyable, even though there is very little actual rhythm and almost no clouds to be seen.


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