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Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955)

Two Broadway showgirls, who are also sisters, are sick and tired of New York as well as not getting nowhere. Quitting Broadway, the sisters decided to travel to Paris to become famous.

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Bonnie Jones / Mimi Jones
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Connie Jones / Mitzi Jones
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Charlie Biddle / Mrs. Biddle / Mr. Henry Biddle
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David Action
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Rudy Vallee
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Earl of Wickenware
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M. Ballard
Robert Favart ...
Hotel Manager
Guido Lorraine ...
M. Marcel
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M. Dufond
Boyd Cabeen ...
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Howard Tracy ...
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Leonard Sachs ...
M. Dufy
Gini Young ...
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Carmen Nesbitt ...
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Two Broadway showgirls, who are also sisters, are sick and tired of New York as well as not getting nowhere. Quitting Broadway, the sisters decided to travel to Paris to become famous.

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29 October 1955 (USA)  »

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Jane Russell, Rudy Vallee, and Alan Young do their own singing, while Jeanne Crain and Scott Brady are dubbed. See more »

Quotes

David Action: If all brides are beautiful, why are there so many ugly wives?
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Connections

Follows Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) See more »

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My Funny Valentine
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Sung by Jeanne Crain (dubbed by Anita Ellis)
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I'm starting to like it.
12 April 2005 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

This movie is growing on me, I didn't like it the first time but, it has some great parts. If you are looking for another Gentlemen Prefer Blondes it is not as good as that movie but it does have some fun numbers like "Have You Met Miss Jones" Some great scenery, and Jane is funny in this. It does have some parts that are goofy and the "I've Got Five Dollars" sounds like it was made up on the spot, just singing about any trivial thing. The "AINT MISBEHAVING" is the topper with a jungle tribe ready to feast on the girls and Alan Young in that gorilla suit doing the Marlene Dietrich Hot Voodoo bit. this may take more than one viewing to be appreciated.


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