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So This Is New York (1948)

 |  Comedy  |  June 1948 (USA)
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A small town man inherits a significant fortune and takes his family to New York City. Urban culture shock takes the form of strange ways and oddball characters Based on Ring Lardner's novel "The Big Town."

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Cast overview:
Henry Morgan ...
Ernie Finch
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Herbert Daley
Bill Goodwin ...
Jimmy Ralston / Captain Shaw in Play
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Mr. Lucius Trumball
Leo Gorcey ...
Sid Mercer - Jockey
Virginia Grey ...
Ella Goff Finch
Dona Drake ...
Kate Goff / Maid in Play
Jerome Cowan ...
Francis Griffin
Dave Willock ...
Willis Gilbey
Frank Orth ...
A.J. Gluskoter
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Western Union Clerk
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Hotel Clerk
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A small town man inherits a significant fortune and takes his family to New York City. Urban culture shock takes the form of strange ways and oddball characters Based on Ring Lardner's novel "The Big Town."

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ALL THE EXCITEMENT and HEART-BREAK of BIG-TOWN GUYS and GALS ON THE GREAT WHITE WAY! See more »

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June 1948 (USA)  »

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comedy- satire
21 September 2001 | by (bronx, nyc) – See all my reviews

one of my favorite films, first seen when i was twelve, in 1948. in my opinion, it was the signature film of all those in it...henry morgan, leo gorcey, rudy vallee, bill goodwin, dona drake, virginia grey, jerome cowan. i'm tempted to say that goodwin's jimmy ralston character was the best; but then, all the performances were so great. i spotted it on tv some ten years ago, on a weak station and taped it. so, bad copy and all, i do watch it a few times a year.


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