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Cruisin' Down the River (1953)

 -  Musical  -  3 August 1953 (USA)
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Beaurefard Clemment, a New York night club crooner, inherits a broken-down Georgia showboat. He decides to turn it into a nightclub. He falls in love with Sally Jane, the granddaughter of ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Dick Haymes ...
Beauregard Clemment / Beau Clemment III
Audrey Totter ...
Sally Jane Jackson
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William
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Thadeus Jackson
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Melissa Curry
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Humphrey Hepburn
Larry J. Blake ...
Dave Singer (as Larry Blake)
Johnny Downs ...
Young Thad
Benny Payne ...
Benny
Cynthia Strother ...
Singer (as The Bell Sisters)
Kay Strother ...
Singer (as The Bell Sisters)
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Beaurefard Clemment, a New York night club crooner, inherits a broken-down Georgia showboat. He decides to turn it into a nightclub. He falls in love with Sally Jane, the granddaughter of Thadeus Jackson, arch enemy of Beau's late grandfather. Many, many songs and a parody of "Ten Nights in a Barroom" (a Blake Edwards touch), with music featuring the Bell Sisters. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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3 August 1953 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cantando no Rio  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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There Goes That Song Again
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Sung by Dick Haymes
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