Nightclub entertainer Sarah Ryan and songwriter Tommy Taylor move in to the boardinghouse run by their mothers Maggie and Norah. Tommy brings along Mr. Grasselli, a "nervous wreck" who keeps to himself.. Sarah recognizes him as the gangster Chips Maguire. He killed a cop with Tommy's gun, so Tommy must now protect him. Grasselli winds up turning the boarding house into a money-making nightclub.
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A GREAT NOVEL BECOMES A GREATER MOTION PICTURE! (print ad - Lubbock Morning Avalanche - Tech Theatre - Lubbock, Texas - Feb. 7, 1947 - all caps)
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Did You Know?
The soundtrack opening tune, "Angel in Disguise," often was used in Warner Bros. Looney Tunes cartoons since Warners owned the copyright. This was typical Warners policy, lowering production costs by using music the studio owned rather than paying for newly composed music. See more
When Chips Maguire is telling Tommy about the house being foreclosed; Tommy has both his hands deep inside his pockets. But on the next immediate cut as he turns; both his hands are now hanging low outside his pockets. See more
Sarah Jane Ryan aka Sal
You poor baby lamb. Don't you know a runaround when you see it? I know gorillas like Chips Maguire, I know what kind of pal he'd be. He gives you promises as long as he can use you and then forgets all about you. We'll throw him out in the street where he belongs.
Flat Foot Floogie
Music by Slim Gaillard
and Slam Stewart
Lyrics by Bud Green
Sung and Danced by The Elderbloom Chorus
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