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Shine on Harvest Moon (1944)

 -  Biography | Musical  -  8 April 1944 (USA)
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Biographical movie about the early 20th century Broadway stars Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.

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Nora Bayes
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Jack Norworth
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The Great Georgetti
Irene Manning ...
Blanche Mallory
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Poppa Carl
Marie Wilson ...
Margie
Robert Shayne ...
Dan Costello
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Police Sergeant
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Biographical movie about the early 20th century Broadway stars Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.

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Biography | Musical

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8 April 1944 (USA)  »

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Melodia do Amor  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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Trivia

The final Harvest Moon number was shot in Technicolor while the rest of the film was black/white. This was because of shortages of material needed for color stock due to the war. Studios used their limited color stock for their top films. See more »

Goofs

During the Harvest Moon number near the end, the stage has the horse and carriage going left to right and then larger going right to left, creating the illusion of the horse and carriage moving down a winding road closer toward the audience. However, the horse and carriage then moving left to right again closer to the audience started before the previous right to left move had cleared the stage and for an instant both can be seen. See more »

Quotes

[Nora has just kissed Jack]
Jack Norworth: You didn't have to do that.
Nora Bayes: I know. That's why I did it.
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Connections

Featured in Let's Sing a Song About the Moonlight (1948) See more »

Soundtracks

We're Doing Our Best
(1944)
Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by Kim Gannon
Sung by Ann Sheridan (dubbed by Lynn Martin) and Irene Manning
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Agree with last post
21 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My main reason for watching the movie was Ann Sheridan. I loved watching her on the big screen. The song Jack Carson sang to Marie Wilson eked me too. Did not like it. It also was worth watching for the period clothes. All in All, Not Bad. It was also an education on the way Music was sold then. Something like In the Good old Summertime with Judy Garland.Marie Wilson really played a Great part as she was very Intelligent. She was really Typecast most of the time. I believe she played same type of Character on the Radio too. The Color was a Great idea. I think all Musicals should be in Color,especially 42Nd st. Even Dennis Morgan clothes looked better in Color.


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