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Sailing Along (1938)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Musical, Romance  |  15 April 1938 (USA)
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Kay, who works on a Thames River barge, and Steve are secretly in love with each other but do their best to hide it. Kay wants desperately to be a music-hall star and Steve wants to be a ... See full summary »

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Barry MacKay ...
Steve Barnes
Jack Whiting ...
Dicky Randall
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Anthony Gulliver
Noel Madison ...
Windy
Frank Pettingell ...
Skipper Barnes
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Sylvester
Athene Seyler ...
Victoria Gulliver
Margaret Vyner ...
Stephanie
William Dewhurst ...
Winton
Peggy Novak ...
Jill
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Kay, who works on a Thames River barge, and Steve are secretly in love with each other but do their best to hide it. Kay wants desperately to be a music-hall star and Steve wants to be a player in the world of high finance. An eccentric millionaire decides to do what he can to see that they achieve their dreams. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Con l'amore non si scherza  »

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Of Jessie Matthews in this film: Roger Phillip Mellor, in the Encyclopedia of British Cinema, notes " ...the image of her in Sailing Along (d. Hale, 1938), in a white evening gown, with a gentleman's black top hat and walking cane, performing 'Souvenir of Love' in Lime Grove's art deco luxury sets, indelibly incarnates 1930s style." See more »

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My River
Music by Arthur Johnston
Lyrics by Maurice Sigler
Performed by Jessie Matthews and others on the barge
Also performed by Jessie Matthews and others in the show
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31 January 2001 | by (Brisbane, Australia) – See all my reviews

God, how I wish this team had been doing the Astaire-Rogers movies in the same era. Wonderful, risque script and a gorgeously funny leading lady.


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