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These Glamour Girls (1939)

Passed  -  Comedy | Drama  -  18 August 1939 (USA)
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A drunken college student invites a dance hostess to the big college dance and then forgets he asked her. When she shows up at school, he tries to get rid of her, but she won't leave. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Philip S. Griswold
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Jane Thomas
Tom Brown ...
Homer Ten Eyck
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Joe
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Carol Christy
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Daphne Graves
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Betty Ainsbridge
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Mary Rose Wilston
Mary Beth Hughes ...
Ann
Owen Davis Jr. ...
Greg Smith
Ernest Truex ...
Alumnus
Sumner Getchell ...
'Blimpy'
Peter Lind Hayes ...
Skel (as Peter Hayes)
Don Castle ...
Jack
Tom Collins ...
Tommy Torgler
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Storyline

A drunken college student invites a dance hostess to the big college dance and then forgets he asked her. When she shows up at school, he tries to get rid of her, but she won't leave. Instead she stays and shows up both him and his classmates snooty dates. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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Comedy | Drama

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Release Date:

18 August 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dansande flammor  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Jane Thomas: Listen, you wisecracking, bad-mouthing glamour girl. I've had all your kind of friend that I can use. Why, I wouldn't breathe the same air with you and your pedigree polo shirts for another five minutes.
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Soundtracks

If You Knew Susie Like I Know Susie
(1925) (uncredited)
Written by Buddy G. DeSylva and Joseph Meyer
Played on piano and sung by Peter Lind Hayes at the social
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Watch it for Lana and Marsha
9 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Minor B of more interest for its cast of up and coming future stars than the ordinary script.

Lana saddled with an unbecoming hairstyle is clearly being groomed for the big time. She still hadn't finished the transformation from the girlish Judy Turner to the sleek Lana but she is on her way, she's bright and spunky.

The film's lower budget origins are obvious in the fact that many of the plot points are teased along and then they and the actors involved simply disappear from the narrative.

The film's most intriguing character, the insecure and lost Betty, is assigned to the best actress of the bunch Marsha Hunt but unfortunately treated as a secondary player. Her actions are never fully explained and the aftermath of her story is completely ignored however she makes more of an impression than any of the other performers and you miss her when she's not on the screen. Actually her story could have made an interesting film on its own.

Slight but worth catching once for the cast.


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