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Three Little Girls in Blue (1946)

Approved | | Musical | October 1946 (USA)
A reworking of the movie Three Blind Mice (1938) based on the play of the same name, which in turn led to another remake Moon Over Miami (1941). This remake is set during the turn of the ... See full summary »

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(as Bruce Humberstone), (uncredited)

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(screen play by), (adapted by) | 4 more credits »
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A reworking of the movie Three Blind Mice (1938) based on the play of the same name, which in turn led to another remake Moon Over Miami (1941). This remake is set during the turn of the century. Three sisters from Red Bank set out for Atlantic City disguised as an heiress, her secretary,and a maid, in the hope that one of them will land a rich husband. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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remake | based on play | See All (2) »

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They're all set to love . . . and it's all set to music

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1.37 : 1
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George Montgomery replaced Victor Mature. See more »

Quotes

Miriam: I think we should have a great big weddin'; you get so many more presents that way.
Pam Charters: You'll have to help me write the thank-you letters!
Miriam: Why - can't you write?
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Soundtracks

You Make Me Feel So Young
(uncredited)
Music by Josef Myrow
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
Sung by Charles Smith (dubbed by Del Porter) and Vera-Ellen (dubbed by Carol Stewart)
Danced by Vera-Ellen and Charles Smith
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Gold-digging fun
22 May 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Three sisters from a farm head off to a big city to find themselves a millionaire each. They naturally find 3 suitors, but there is a bit of a muddle over who Pam (June Havers) will choose. Will it be Van Damm (George Montgomery) or Steve (Frank Latimore)? Things work out for everybody in the end.

This is a musical that goes on for just a little too long. It's entertaining and has amusing moments, eg, Van Damm's lack of concern with Steve almost drowning, but the musical numbers are just not quite memorable enough. The songs are good and the dancing is watchable but there is nothing to wow the viewer. Vera-Ellen as Myra has a dream sequence dance to perform which is more like a nightmare. It's way too long and dull until the very end where she gets tossed around by some male dancers. As for the story, we can work out what is going to happen but it just takes a little long to get there. Celeste Holm as Miriam wins the acting honours - shame they gave her a pointless song to sing

  • and it's interesting to see Vera-Ellen with a bit of meat on her. I


also found that June Havers and Vivian Blane, who plays Liz, were a little too similar in looks. It confused me a couple of times but then I cracked it coz Havers looks like Judy Garland for much of the film. I'm keeping onto the film to watch again because it's not bad.


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