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Susie Steps Out (1946)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Music  |  13 December 1946 (USA)
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When her father, Papa Russell (Percival Vivian), loses his job because of illness, adolescent Susie Russell (played by newcomer and top-billed Nita Hunter) poses as older than she is in ... See full summary »



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Complete credited cast:
David Bruce ...
Cleatus Caldwell ...
Clara Russell
Nita Hunter ...
Susie Russell
Mr. Starr
Grady Sutton ...
Mrs. Starr
Percival Vivian ...
Papa Russell
Joseph J. Greene ...
Bailey (as Joe Green)
John Berkes ...
Harry Barris ...
Emmett Vogan ...
Dr. Hennings
Syd Saylor ...
Band Singer


When her father, Papa Russell (Percival Vivian), loses his job because of illness, adolescent Susie Russell (played by newcomer and top-billed Nita Hunter) poses as older than she is in order to get a job singing in a night club. Complications arising from the deception involve her older sister Clara (Cleatus Caldwell), who works at an ad agency and the radio crooner, Jeffrey Westcott (David Bruce), whom she is in love with. Written by Les Adams <>

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Release Date:

13 December 1946 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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Susie Steps Out from 1946
19 April 2006 | by (America) – See all my reviews

The movie SUSIE STEPS OUT (1946) is an interesting movie about singing. Susie wants to become a singer and lead a long healthy career being successful. She is determined to hit it big with a singing career. The cast includes an uncredited role for legendary Actress Shelley Winters where is appears briefly as a female singer. Shelley Winters sings a song briefly to compete for the singing job but unfortunately Shelley doesn't win the competition and Susie does. The cast includes w/ David Bruce, Cleatus Caldwell, Howard Freeman, Grady Sutton, Margaret Dumont, Percival Vivian, Nita Hunter, Joseph J. Greene, John Berkes, Harry Barris, Emmett Vogan, Syd Saylor and Shelley Winters uncredited as a female singer.

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