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Breakfast in Hollywood (1946)

Approved | | Comedy, Music | 26 February 1946 (USA)
Based on an old radio series with a live audience. It is the story of few of the people who attend the show. Nat King Cole sings.

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(as Harold Schuster)

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(original story and screenplay)
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Cast

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Tom Breneman ...
Tom Breneman-Host
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Dorothy Larson
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Mrs. Annie Reed
Edward Ryan ...
Ken Smith
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Richard Cartwright (as Ray Walburn)
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Mrs. Frances Cartwright
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Elvira Spriggens
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Andy Russell ...
Andy Russell - Singer
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Spike Jones
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Based on the old radio series of the same name, we see the lives of several people attending a popular radio show, including a young couple who meet and fall in love at the show. Great musical acts including Nat King Cole and Spike Jones. ZaSu Pitts almost steals the show! Written by Anonymous

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HEART-SINGING...LAUGH-RINGING! Here's a Honey of a Hit! See more »

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Comedy | Music

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Approved | See all certifications »
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26 February 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Almoço em Hollywood  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Connections

Featured in It's Black Entertainment (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

If I Had a Wishing Ring
Music by Louis Alter (as Lou Alter)
Lyrics by Marla Shelton
Performed by Andy Russell
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Very Sweet Story
29 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Having listened to the radio program every single morning in the 40s, it was a trip back in time for me! As soon as I heard Tom's voice I knew who it was. My mother took all three of us children to the live broadcast on several occasions. And Mother wore her hats, always wore a hat and gloves back then. I think you'd need to be of the proper era to appreciate it, and a lot of the other old time movies, as well. The war years were a time unto themselves, and I don't know how this generation could relate well enough to appreciate the nation's, and the world's, philosophies and attitudes of that time.

This movie is a warm fuzzy for us older folks.


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