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Music Man (1948)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Musical, Romance  |  5 September 1948 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra ...
Orchestra
Freddie Stewart ...
Freddie Russo
Phil Brito ...
Phil Russo
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Joe
June Preisser ...
June Larkin
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Kitty
Grazia Narciso ...
Mrs. Russo
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Sanders
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Sam
Helen Woodford ...
Secretary
Gertrude Astor ...
Mrs. Larkin
William Bailey ...
Mr. Larkin (as William Norton Bailey)
Roy Aversa ...
Luigi
Herman Cantor ...
Musician - Piano Player
Paul Bradley ...
Tony
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SWINGING...SINGING...ROMANCING! (original ad - all caps) See more »


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Comm'e Bella a Stagione
Written by Gigi Pisano and Rodolfo Falvo
Sung by Phil Brito
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