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Meet Me After the Show (1951)

Delilah Lee is the star of husband Jeff Ames' Broadway show when she starts to suspect he has been exchanging more than contracts with the show's vampish backer. Alimony and amnesia become the order of the day.

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Cast

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Delilah Lee
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Jeff Ames
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David Hemingway
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Chris Leeds
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Timothy 'Tim' Wayne
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Gloria Carstairs
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Tillie, Delilah's Maid
Steve Condos ...
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Jerry Brandow ...
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Delilah Lee is the sar of husband Jeff Ames' Broadway show when she starts to suspect he has been exchanging more than contracts with the show's vampish backer. Alimony and amnesia become the order of the day. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Comedy | Music | Musical

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15 October 1951 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Ao Cair do Pano  »

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$1,825,000 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Betty Grable, Rory Calhoun, and Fred Clark also shared screen time in How To Marry A Millionaire. See more »

Quotes

Tilly: Mrs. Ames, if you sit around here much longer, moss will be growing on your north side.
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Remake of He Married His Wife (1940) See more »

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MEET ME AFTER THE SHOW
Written by Jule Styne, lyrics Leo Robin
Sung and danced by Betty Grable with chorus
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Betty Grable's best dancing role; she shines as a comedienne.
11 November 2001 | by (Minneapolis, MN) – See all my reviews

Released in 1951, Betty Grable's star was beginning to fade. Fox cast her in this role, which demanded a great deal more dancing than the usual Grable fair. Working with choreographer, Jack Cole, Betty gives one of her finest dancing performances on film. The film is funny, fast paced and delightful. Grable shines not only as a hoofer, but as a comedianne is this light-hearted romp of love and amnesia. Gwen Verdon appears alongside Grable in several dance numbers. McDonald Carey, Rory Calhoun and Eddie Albert are all superb in their roles of the past and present loves of Kitty Lee (Betty Grable). Memorable lines and songs are abundant in this film. This is a must-see for all Grable fans.


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