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Sally, Irene and Mary (1938)

Approved | | Comedy, Music, Romance | 4 March 1938 (USA)
Manicurists Sally, Irene and Mary hope to be Broadway entertainers. When Mary inherits an old ferry boat, they turn it into a successful supper club.

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Baron Alex Zorka
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Jefferson Twitchel
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Joyce Taylor (as Louise Hovick)
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Oscar
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Miss Barkow
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Covered Wagon Cafe Manager (as Charles Wilson)
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Pawnbroker
Raymond Scott ...
Orchestra Leader (as Raymond Scott Quintet)
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Manicurists Sally, Irene and Mary hope to be Broadway entertainers. When Mary inherits an old ferry boat, they turn it into a successful supper club. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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4 March 1938 (USA)  »

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As Três Espertalhonas  »

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"Think Twice" (music by Walter Bullock, lyrics by Harold Spina), sung by Alice Faye, was cut from the film. See more »

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Spoofed in City for Conquest (1940) See more »

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Help Wanted -- Male
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Music by Harold Spina
Lyrics by Walter Bullock
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Nice Time Passer
16 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pleasant musical comedy with a good cast and little plot stars Alice Faye, Joan Davis, and Marjroie Weaver as star-struck gals in New York trying to break into show biz. They have a no-good manager (Fred Allen) and some admirers (Gregory Ratoff, Gypsy Rose Lee, Tony Martin) as well as Jimmy Durante--for extra measure. Some funny if unmemorable songs include Faye's "Who Stole the Jam" and Durante's "Hot Potata." Snappy and fast paced but not very original. Davis and Allen and are always good.

Eddie Collins is funny as the captain. Mary Treen, Andrew Tombes, Charles Wilson, Lon Chaney, Jr. (as a cop), and the Brian Sisters co-star.


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