Two sisters living in New York City aspiring to become high-profile models.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jerry Hendricks
Ellen Evans
Kay Evans
Dennis Day
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra ...
Benny Goodman Orchestra
John Robert Powers
Jean Ames ...
Mary Treen ...
Rafael Storm ...
Vandy Vandegrift
Helen MacKellar ...
Mrs. Hendricks
Harry Shannon ...
Mr. Hendricks
Roseanne Murray ...
Edna Lambert
Jayne Hazard ...
Model in Waiting Room
Lillian Eggers ...


Two sisters living in New York City aspiring to become high-profile models.

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Release Date:

15 January 1943 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hello Beautiful  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Referenced in Pawn Stars: Pom Pom Pawn (2011) See more »


Out of This World
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Kim Gannon
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Musical fluff
5 December 2000 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

This film is based on the real Powers Girls (among the real life graduates are Grace Kelly, Lee Remick, Jennifer Jones)and shows Anne Shirley and Carole Landis at their best. Top accolades to Benny Goodman and his orchestra and some great dancing and singing. Plot is paper thin but summarized incorrectly by Maltin. Anne Shirley is the one who sacrifices a potential windfall from a lawsuit to better the career of her sister Carole who wants to become a Powers girl. Landis is particularly luminous and believable. I was saddened to read of her suicide a few years later. I gave it a 5 out of 10.

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