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Moon Over Miami (1941)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Musical, Romance  |  4 July 1941 (USA)
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Sisters Kay and Barbara arrive in Miami from Texas looking for rich husbands.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kay Latimer
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Barbara Latimer
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Jack O'Hara
Charlotte Greenwood ...
Susan Latimer
Cobina Wright ...
Connie Fentress (as Cobina Wright Jr.)
Lynne Roberts ...
Jennie May
Robert Conway ...
Mr. Lester
George Lessey ...
William Boulton
Jack Cole & Co. ...
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Robert Greig ...
Brearley
Minor Watson ...
Reynolds
Fortunio Bonanova ...
Mr. Pretto
George Humbert ...
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Storyline

Kay, Barbara and Susan Latimer come into a small legacy when they expected a large one, then abandon the Texas greasy-spoon where they work to hunt in Miami for rich husbands, said to be plentiful there. Barbara and Susan posing as the secretary and maid of "wealthy" Kay, they check into a posh hotel, and soon Kay is in the delightful predicament of being pursued by two handsome, wealthy bachelors at once. But Musical Comedy Complications arise... Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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POOR GIRL'S PARADISE! Two sisters storm the Miami Millionaire Colony! (original print ad( See more »


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4 July 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Allotria in Florida  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

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Goofs

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Soundtracks

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Music by Ralph Rainger
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Contains traditional nursery songs "Ring Around the Rosey" and "London Bridge is Falling Down"
Sung by Betty Grable (uncredited)
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They all started something!
9 March 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of my favorite Betty Grable films! Beautiful scenery, beautiful songs and excellent choreography! Betty's costumes were really stunning and I wonder if the studio used a different designer for this film. It's all about losing out on an inheritance for the two Latimer sisters and their Aunt Susan because of taxes, so the three take off for Miami so Betty can find a millionaire husband. As usual, Betty doesn't have any trouble finding a man and that is when all the fun starts. They have a great time and so will you when you watch this film.


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