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Footlight Glamour (1943)

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Rich tool manufacturer hires Dagwood for a new plant, but Blondie upsets things when she casts the rich man's daughter in a play.

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Ann Savage ...
Vicki Wheeler
Jonathan Hale ...
Irving Bacon ...
Marjorie Ann Mutchie ...
Danny Mummert ...
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Rich tool manufacturer hires Dagwood for a new plant, but Blondie upsets things when she casts the rich man's daughter in a play.

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based on comic | sequel | See All (2) »

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DAGWOOD IN TROUBLE AGAIN! (original print ad - all caps) See more »

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Release Date:

30 September 1943 (USA)  »

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| (original US 16 mm television syndication prints)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Last film in the series for Irving Bacon as the Bumpstead's hapless mailman Hwho delivered mail to the house under a variety of names. He would be replaced by Eddie Acuff, who had appeared earlier in the series in a variety of nondescript roles. See more »

Quotes

[Dagwood is on stage when a dove flies out of his rented costume]
Alexander: Where did that come from?
Alvin: I don't know. But, someone was sure to give him the bird.
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Connections

Follows Blondie Brings Up Baby (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Martha: Overture
(uncredited)
Music by Friedrich von Flotow
Arranged by John Leipold
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Blondie gets into the theatre and Dagwood's in trouble
14 October 2000 | by (Pasadena, CA) – See all my reviews

This is a pretty good Blondie in the series - it combines life in the Depression era, comedy, and a rare appearance of Mrs. Dithers.

Mr. Dithers has a friend whose daughter is "obsessed" with being in the theatre. Naturally, he volunteers Dagwood to take care of her while he and his friend conduct business. The Bumsteads get involved in her schemes to bring the theatre to their town. Among those involved in her production for the USO is Mr. Crum, and Mrs. Dithers. This is funny and gets you into the theatre production literally.


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