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Hello Frisco, Hello (1943)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 26 March 1943 (USA)
In turn-of-the-century San Francisco, an ambitious vaudevillian takes his quartet from a honky tonk to the big time, while spurning the love of his troupe's star singer for a selfish heiress.

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(as Bruce Humberstone)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Trudy Evans
... Johnny Cornell
... Dan Daley
... Bernice Croft
... Sam Weaver
... Beulah Clancy
... Sharkey
... Douglas Dawson
... Ned Clark
... Lou, Bartender at Sharkey's
... Foghorn Ryan - Proprietor
Frank Darien ... Missionary
... Burkham
Eddie Dunn ... Forman of Renovation Crew
Charles Cane ... O'Riley, Policeman
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In turn-of-the-century San Francisco, an ambitious vaudevillian takes his quartet from a honky tonk to the big time, while spurning the love of his troupe's star singer for a selfish heiress.

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26 March 1943 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aquilo, Sim, Era Vida!  »

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Gross USA:

$3,400,000
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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on April 3, 1944 with Jack Oakie reprising his film role. See more »

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Soundtracks

On San Francisco Bay
(uncredited)
Music by Gertrude Hoffman
Lyrics by Vincent Bryan
Performed by a barbershop quartet during the opening sequence
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Favorite Alice Faye movie!
12 November 2002 | by See all my reviews

My favorite Alice Faye movie, by far the best! Story was great, acting superb, and the music, well it's the music and the song "You'll Never Know" which rings in my heart forever! The comedy of Jack Oakie and June Havoc is hilariously funny, and I'll always remember Laird Cregar for his shining shanigans "buddy can you spare a dime". The pairing of Alice with John Payne was always good!


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