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These Glamour Girls (1939)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama | 18 August 1939 (USA)
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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(from the story by: Cosmopolitan Magazine), (screen play) | 1 more credit »
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Jane Thomas
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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
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Ann
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Greg Smith
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Skel (as Peter Hayes)
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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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Passed | See all certifications »
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18 August 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dansande flammor  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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This film received its initial telecast in Philadelphia Wednesday 15 January 1958 on WFIL (Channel 6), followed by Los Angeles 19 March 1958 on KTTV (Channel 11), by San Francisco 21 May 1958 on KGO (Channel 7), and, finally, by New York City 4 September 1959 on WCBS (Channel 2). See more »

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

Stairway to the Stars
Lyrics: Mitchell Parish
Music" Matty Malneck and Frank Signorelli
Background music at social
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A little gem, but all the same, A GEM!
29 October 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

In MGM standard, this is not a big budget film - lots of unknown contract actors, standard sets where most of the scene were shot in the studio. But this is a good film if you want to get a glimpse of how Lara Turner went from the sweater girl to the deadly housewife in "Postman Always Rings Twice". Personally, I like Lara Turner at this stage, she's alluring enough that you can't take your eyes off her; yet still looked fresh and innocent enough that you would settle for just dancing with her in your arms.

This ensemble cast includes quite a few familiar faces: Lew Ayres, Katherine Hepburn's show-stealing brother from "Holiday", plays the male lead Phil Griswold. Jane Bryan plays Carol, Phil's fiancée. This is also one of the few films where Anita Louise plays a fulling developed character. This platinum beauty wasn't much of an actress, limited both by her talent and her looks; but was famous for her parties in her times.


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