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Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)

Passed | | Musical, Comedy, Romance | June 1944 (USA)
A sailor helps two sisters start up a service canteen. The sailor soon becomes taken with gorgeous sister Jean, unaware that her sibling Patsy is also in love with him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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John Dyckman Brown III
Tom Drake ...
Frank Miller
Henry Stephenson ...
John Dyckman Brown I
Henry O'Neill ...
John Dyckman Brown II
Ben Blue ...
Ben
Carlos Ramírez ...
Carlos (as Carlos Ramirez)
Frank Sully ...
Private Adams
Albert Coates ...
Albert
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Mr. Nizby
Amparo Iturbi ...
Amparo Novarro (as Amparo Novarro)
José Iturbi ...
Jose Iturbi
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Billy Kipp
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A sailor helps two sisters start up a service canteen. The sailor soon becomes taken with gorgeous sister Jean, unaware that her sibling Patsy is also in love with him. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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June 1944 (USA)  »

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Two Sisters and a Sailor  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Frank Sully is listed in cast position #9 in the first set of cast credits, but is omitted in the second set of credits later. Hence the opening set is used first, and completed with the remaining members in the second set not yet used. See more »

Quotes

Jean Deyo: If you understood, then you'd understand.
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Connections

Featured in MGM: When the Lion Roars (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

In a Moment of Madness
(1944) (uncredited)
Lyric by Ralph Freed
Music by Jimmy McHugh
Copyright 1944 Leo Feist, Inc.
Sung by Helen Forrest with Harry James and His Orchestra
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a forever musical worthy of Hollywood's golden era
14 February 2006 | by (Dominican Republic) – See all my reviews

Saw this delightful musical, filled with great performers: James, Durante, Cugat, Iturbi, and many others, when I was eleven while in New York with my mother in 1944, and never saw it again until today 14 Feb, 2006 in TCM... easy going plot, well articulated with good acting, fine music and mainly everlasting songs... All in all, just great fun all the way... the fine start of June Allyson brilliant career...

What a great feeling to live back those far gone days when even though in war, America was united as ever, with natural sorrow and hardships, but full of dreams, commitment, proud of itself, with high hopes for a better world... Made me nostalgic? Yes indeed!


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