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Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.

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June Haver ...
Liza Martin
William Lundigan ...
William Spencer
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Terry Martin
Dennis Day ...
Freddy Lee
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Miss Murphy
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Peter Pepper
Danny Davenport ...
Chester Dooley
Harry Antrim ...
Mr. Olinville
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Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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TOPS IN ROMANCE...GREAT IN ITS HILARIOUS COMEDY!! (original print ad - all caps) See more »


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2 October 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

De Corpo e Alma  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The set used for the Martin sisters' apartment is the identical set used that same year by Fox for Margo Channing's apartment in All About Eve (1950). See more »

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Feet can be seen underneath the prop cars in the "Fifth Avenue" number. See more »

Soundtracks

McNamara's Band
Music by Shamus O'Connor
Lyrics by John J. Stamford
Sung by Dennis Day
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Likable, easy-to-take, minor musical
27 May 2000 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Musicals about songwriters were de rigeur in the 50's, and this one fits in the center of the mold. But, it's fun, light, bouncy, easy to take, and Steve Allen has a lot of fun as a disc jockey, and Dennis Day and Gloria De Haven are marvelous in their scene together. A good film to watch when you need an unpretentious escape.


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