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Stompin' at the Savoy (1992)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  12 April 1992 (USA)
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Four young black women are trying to achieve their dreams of success in the 1930s Harlem.

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Esther
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Pauline
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Alice
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Walter
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Dorothy
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Calvin
Darnell Williams ...
Ernest
John D'Aquino ...
Bill
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Estelle
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Lacy Darryl Phillips ...
Teddy M.C.
Vicki Ross-Norris ...
Larraine
Ralph Wilcox ...
Herman
Blake A. Edwards ...
Paul Rothstein
Helen Floyd ...
Mrs. Brown
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Four young black women are trying to achieve their dreams of success in the 1930s Harlem.

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Eine Nacht im Savoy  »

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During a scene in which Esther and Pauline go to visit Alice at the hospital, Esther, played by Lynn Whitfield, wears a fur-trimmed red suit and matching hat. The outfit is the same one she wore previously while playing Josephine Baker in "The Josephine Baker Story." See more »

Quotes

Paul Rothstein: [while Alice scrubs the floors] So, where is everybody?
Alice: [rises from the floor and moves to the sink] Your mother went shopping.
Paul Rothstein: [moves forward, wrapping his arms around Alice's waist] Alone at last.
Alice: [recoiling from his touch] Boy, quit! And watch where you're walking. I just scrubbed this.
Paul Rothstein: Alice, I like you. I really like you.
Alice: What would your mother do if she was on the other side of that door listening? Probably die. I don't know why you keep bothering me.
Paul Rothstein: Because I like you. And it doesn't matter...
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My Comments is giving 'Kudos' to an Excellent Movie
3 March 2001 | by (East Coast, USA) – See all my reviews

This is an Excellent Movie. It premiered approximately 4 years ago on the Lifetime Channel for Black History Month in Chicago. I have not seen a rerun of this movie yet. I have been trying to locate the video (if one exist), however I have been unsuccessful. So if someone has information as to how I can order this movie, please do not hesitate to correspond.


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