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Dream Girl (1948)

A daydreaming young lady, until she meets her reality man.

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A daydreaming young lady, until she meets her reality man.

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27 July 1948 (USA)  »

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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Version of Dream Girl (1955) See more »

Soundtracks

Un bel di (One Fine Day)
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Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica
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Dream Girl is one of the more unusual of the Betty Hutton movies
28 July 2015 | by See all my reviews

This was an interesting Betty Hutton vehicle since she's not her usual boisterous self here. In fact, while she does a lot of talking, she also does a lot of dreaming as shown in some sequences which have a different tone than the more reality-based ones. While there are some funny lines, I don't find myself guffawing like I usually do when watching other Hutton movies. This plays more like those weepies starring Bette Davis or some of the other popular female drama stars of the time doing movies. Ms. Hutton does a number as a drunk nightclub performer in one dream sequence and possibly lip-syncs as an opera diva in another. In summary, Dream Girl is one of the more fascinating of the Betty Hutton movies.


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