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Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1946)

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Andy Hardy goes to college after returning from World War II. He is in love with Kay Wilson this time.

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Lina Romay ...
Isobel Gonzales
Fay Holden ...
Mrs. Hardy
Dorothy Ford ...
Coffy Smith
Hal Hackett ...
Duke Johnson
Dick Simmons ...
Dane Kittridge
Clinton Sundberg ...
Haberdashery Clerk
Geraldine Wall ...
Miss Geeves
Addison Richards ...
Mr. Benedict
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Storyline

Poor Andy, all he wants to do is get to town and continue to woo his girl and ask her hand in marriage. Andrew "Andy" Hardy met his sweetheart Kay Wilson in college, but has since served in the military and is now being discharged. Getting back to Kay may be the hardest thing of them all to accomplish. He arrives in town alright, but things start to go awry from there. Question is, will he succeed? Written by SindyMac

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Comedy | Romance

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16 January 1947 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Uncle Andy Hardy  »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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| (2005 DVD release)

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(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The fifteenth of sixteen Andy Hardy films starring Mickey Rooney. See more »

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Follows Out West with the Hardys (1938) See more »

Soundtracks

I, Yi, Yi, Yi, Yi (I Like You Very Much)
(uncredited)
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
Sung by Lina Romay at the Hardy home
Danced to by Lina Romay and Mickey Rooney
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Mickey Rooney in top form, master performer
4 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This one one of the best entrys to the series. The acting was great as usual. Mickey Rooney was his normal, terrific self. Mickey Rooney was simply the best actor that ever lived. The man could do it all. This film was highly entertaining and terrific.!!! If you love the Andy Hardy series you will find it hilarious when he danced with a girl almost twice his size. I truly don't understand why some people have given this film a bad comment. There is simply nothing but great acting and a very very funny story! People who love Mickey Rooney should also check out his films Strike Up The Band, Boys Town, Bill, Stablemates,The Human Comedy. The man was simply amazing! I truly enjoy this entry to the Andy Hardy series. Buy it today! You will not be disappointed!


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