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Meet Danny Wilson (1951)

 -  Drama | Musical  -  1 April 1952 (USA)
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Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh ... See full summary »

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Danny Wilson
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Joy Carroll
Alex Nicol ...
Michael Francis
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Nick Driscoll alias Joe Martell
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T.W. Hatcher
Tommy Farrell ...
Tommy Wells
Donald MacBride ...
Police Desk Sergeant
Barbara Knudson ...
Marie
Carl Sklover ...
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Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll, who gets them a job at racketeer Nick Driscoll's posh nightclub. But Nick wants a high price: half of Danny's future income. Danny's career skyrockets, but his position at the top of the heap, and his one-sided romance with Joy, prove extremely unstable. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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When You're Smiling
Written by Mark Fisher, Joe Goodwin and Larry Shay
Performed by Frank Sinatra
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Enjoyable
10 July 2003 | by (Santa Maria, CA) – See all my reviews

Most enjoyable film with Sinatra and Shelley Winters in a love triangle and messy criminal goings on. Specifically interesting is the part of Raymond Burr, who is a real meany, and cameo roles abound including Tony Curtis and Jeff Chandler, among others who look like they're waiting for something to happen! It does! The music and singing is great! The acting is great! Be ready to enjoy! 7/10


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