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The Time, the Place and the Girl (1946)

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The stuffy manager of lovely opera singer Vicki Cassel and her uncle, a classical conductor, is determined to close down the noisy nightclub that's next door to the Cassels' home. The ... See full summary »

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Dennis Morgan ...
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Jeff Howard
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Sue Jackson
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Victoria Cassel
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Ladislaus Cassel (as S.Z. 'Cuddles' Sakall)
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John Braden
Angela Greene ...
Elaine Winters
Donald Woods ...
Martin Drew
Florence Bates ...
Mme. Lucia Cassel
Carmen Cavallaro ...
Himself - Orchestra Leader
Frank Condos ...
Himself - as Condos Brothers
Harry Condos ...
Himself - as Condos Brothers
Chandra Kaly and His Dancers ...
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The stuffy manager of lovely opera singer Vicki Cassel and her uncle, a classical conductor, is determined to close down the noisy nightclub that's next door to the Cassels' home. The club's owners--Steve, a handsome ladies man, Jeff, his clownish sidekick--hatch a plan to keep the club open. Steve arranges to meet--and woo--Vicki and then invite her and her uncle to the club. When Vicki's snobbish aunt and the manager discover that Vicki now favors popular music to the classics, they arrange to get the club closed. But that doesn't keep Steve and Jeff down. Instead they decide to put on a Broadway show if they can get a backer. They find their "angel" in Vicki's uncle who agrees to finance the show only if Vicki is the leading lady. But once again, Vicki's aunt and manager may be the spoiler in everyone's plans. Written by Daniel Bubbeo

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28 December 1946 (USA)  »

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Der Himmel voller Geigen  »

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Trivia

Rose Bascom was called the "Queen of the Trick Ropers" and has been inducted into National Cowgirl Hall of Fame and the Utah Rodeo Hall of Fame. See more »

Quotes

Ladislaus Cassel: Sheesh!
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Featured in Let's Sing a Song from the Movies (1948) See more »

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Oh, But I Do
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Sung by Dennis Morgan
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"I don't want the best, I want you!"
24 January 1999 | by (Pittsburgh, Pa) – See all my reviews

A very funny movie. Dennis Morgan and Jack Carson are two guys who want to put on a musical, but they need a backer. Also hindering their plans is an orchestra conductor (S.Z. Sakall) who lives next door and doesn't like their "noise". Morgan simply has the conductor's daughter (Martha Vickers) - who is also an opera singer - fall in love with him. Then everyone gets along fine. Lots of good one-liners - Sakall gets a lot of the laughs. One of my favorite actresses, Janis Paige, also appears, as one of the show's stars (and Carson's girlfriend, if I remember correctly). There's one number that Morgan sings in blackface and there's a big production number with all the dancing girls dressed as cows that has just got to be seen to be believed! The only time I was bored was during the tap dancing - I have trouble watching that. Keep your ears clear for the best line, spoken by Vickers to Morgan - "I don't want the best, I want you!". I could say something similar to this film.


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