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His Butler's Sister (1943)

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A young girl visits New York for two reasons: to see her half-brother, and to try to start a musical career.

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Ann Carter
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Charles Gerard
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Martin Murphy
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Popoff
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Buzz Jenkins
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Mortimer Kalb
Elsa Janssen ...
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Evelyn Ankers ...
Elizabeth Campbell
Frank Jenks ...
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Sig Arno ...
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Florence Bates ...
Lady Sloughberry
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A young girl visits New York for two reasons: to see her half-brother, and to try to start a musical career.

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Comedy | Romance

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26 November 1943 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La soeur de son valet  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on February 7, 1944 with Deanna Durbin and Pat O'Brien reprising their film roles. See more »

Goofs

When Anne is walking with her new friends, the butlers, toward the apartment house you can see the reflection of the crew/camera on the side of a car in the street. See more »

Quotes

Mortimer Kalb: [to Ann] You know, the minute I laid eyes on you I says to myself - Mort, there's a little lady that ain't gonna be wrestlin' with that broom much longer.
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Soundtracks

None Shall Sleep (Nessun Dorma)
(uncredited)
from "Turandot"
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Performed (in English) by Deanna Durbin
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Very touching musical
14 July 2004 | by (Moscow, Russia) – See all my reviews

This movie is a good example for the Old Classical Hollywood pictures! It has a lot of funny moments, nice, good-looking actors, incredible Durbin's charming voice and really nice and touching story! O.k. maybe it is not an high art movie, but people come on! These days we don't have high arts almost at all! Neither we have relaxing, touching with GOOD TASTE musicals!! Because, who's going to sing the way Durbin did??? There is nobody as gifted as the old actors! I mean, take just Astair, Garland, Crosby, Sinatra, Kelly! These days we don't have such in-every-way talented actors! They could do everything: musicals, comedies, drama. This movie is for everyone, who enjoys Classical movies!! It's worth seeing!


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