Here Come the Girls (1953)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Musical  |  22 October 1953 (USA)
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A clumsy, full-of-himself chorus boy gets a chance at Broadway stardom when he's a stand in for a leading actor threatened by an infamous killer.


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Complete credited cast:
Stanley Snodgrass
Allen Trent
Irene Bailey
Daisy Crockett
Albert Snodgrass
Dennis Logan
Harry Fraser
Jack the Slasher
Zamah Cunningham ...
Mrs. Emily Snodgrass
Frank Orth ...
Mr. Hungerford
The Four Step Brothers ...
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Stanley Snodgrass, perhaps Broadway's clumsiest (if not oldest and most out-of-tune) chorus boy, finds himself unceremoniously ousted from yet another show. Due to an infamous slasher threatening the show's leads, Stanley finds himself brought back as the headliner, unaware that he's being used as bait by police. Even with Detective Logan secretly posing as Stanley's valet, producer Harry Fraser fears Jack the Slasher may not put in an appearance soon enough to prevent Stanley murdering his show. Written by statmanjeff

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MORE GIGGLES...MORE GAGS...MORE GALS!... (original print ad - all caps)


Comedy | Musical


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Release Date:

22 October 1953 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Champagne for Everybody  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)



Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Millard Mitchell's final movie. See more »


Daisy Crockett: Will I see you tomorrow, Stanley.
Stanley Snodgrass: Oh, don't come to the bottom of the river just for that.
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Ya Got Class
Music by Jay Livingston
Lyrics by Ray Evans
Sung by Rosemary Clooney and Bob Hope
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Here Come the Girls **1/2-Thank Heaven for Them
28 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Inane Bob Hope farce where the Great Bob portrays Snodgrass, a jerk who has only succeeded at failure in his life.

He gets the show business bug and of course he is completely inept. He is about to get the heave ho in 1900 New York, until a serial N.Y. killer is bitterly jealous of co-star Arlene Dahl and her lover Tony Martin. Unknowingly, Hope is put in as a decoy for Martin and there are some hilarious moments.

Rosemary Clooney is the girl who really loves him. Unfortunately, both Clooney and Martin have little to do here except sing some ditties, none of which ever became memorable.

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