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Shine on Harvest Moon (1944)

Approved | | Biography, Musical | 8 April 1944 (USA)
Biographical movie about the early 20th century Broadway stars Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.

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Complete credited cast:
... Nora Bayes
... Jack Norworth
... The Great Georgetti
... Blanche Mallory
... Poppa Carl
... Margie
... Dan Costello
Bob Murphy ... Police Sergeant
The Four Step Brothers ... Dance Team
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Biographical movie about the early 20th century Broadway stars Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.

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Melodia do Amor  »

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Originally planned to be filmed entirely in Technicolor. See more »

Goofs

The film's events in New York City take place circa 1907-1908, and a completed Manhattan Bridge is shown with traffic flowing across its upper level. Yet the Manhattan Bridge was still under construction during this time, and did not open to traffic until December 31, 1909. See more »

Quotes

Nora Bayes: [sings] Shine on, shine on, Harvest Moon, up in the sky / I ain't had no loving since January, February, March, April, May, June or July / Snow time, ain't no time to stay outdoors and spoon / So, shine on, shine on, Harvest Moon, for me and my pal.
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Featured in Let's Sing a Song About the Moonlight (1948) See more »

Soundtracks

Sobre las olas (Over the Waves)
(1887) (uncredited)
Music by Juventino Rosas
Played twice for The Great Georgetti's magic act
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Agree with last post
21 December 2009 | by See all my reviews

My main reason for watching the movie was Ann Sheridan. I loved watching her on the big screen. The song Jack Carson sang to Marie Wilson eked me too. Did not like it. It also was worth watching for the period clothes. All in All, Not Bad. It was also an education on the way Music was sold then. Something like In the Good old Summertime with Judy Garland.Marie Wilson really played a Great part as she was very Intelligent. She was really Typecast most of the time. I believe she played same type of Character on the Radio too. The Color was a Great idea. I think all Musicals should be in Color,especially 42Nd st. Even Dennis Morgan clothes looked better in Color.


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