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Dancing on a Dime (1940)

Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1 November 1940 (USA)
From Wikipedia Dancing on a Dime is a 1940 Paramount Pictures movie directed by Joseph Santley about five actors and dancers putting on a show while living in a theatre. It is adapted from ... See full summary »

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... Lorie Fenton
... Ted Brooks
... Dolly Stewart
... Dandy Joslyn (as Peter Hayes)
... Doris Marlowe
... Mac
... Jack Norcross
... Phil Miller
... Polly Adams
... Frank Hurd
... Brent Martin (as Philip Terry)
George Meader ... L.L. Bancroft
... Freeman Taylor
... Joe Phillips
... Lulu
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From Wikipedia Dancing on a Dime is a 1940 Paramount Pictures movie directed by Joseph Santley about five actors and dancers putting on a show while living in a theatre. It is adapted from a novel of the same name written by Dorothy Young, which itself is based loosely on her own life.[1] It starred Robert Paige, Peter Lind Hayes, Eddie Quillan, Frank Jenks, and Grace McDonald. It is known for its song, I Hear Music.

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IT'S A MUSICAL METEOR! (original ad - all caps)

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Comedy | Drama | Music

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1 November 1940 (USA)  »

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Juventud danzante  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Referenced in M*A*S*H: Baby, It's Cold Outside (1978) See more »

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Debutante Number One
Lyrics by Frank Loesser
Music by Victor Young
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