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Love and Learn (1947)

Approved | | Comedy, Music | 29 August 1947 (Mexico)
A wealthy socialite bored with her life meets and falls in love with a struggling songwriter on the verge of leaving New York and quitting the music business.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Carson ... Jingles Collins
Robert Hutton ... Bob Grant
Martha Vickers ... Barbara Wyngate
Janis Paige ... Jackie
Otto Kruger ... Andrew Wyngate
Barbara Brown Barbara Brown ... Victoria Wyngate
Tom D'Andrea ... Wells
Florence Bates ... Mrs. Bella Davis - Landlady
Craig Stevens ... Willard Deckerr
Angela Greene ... Phyllis McGillicuddy
Don McGuire ... Delaney
John Alvin ... William - the Wyngate Chauffeur
Herbert Anderson ... Pete
Jane Harker ... Receptionist
Lou Nova Lou Nova ... Marty
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A wealthy socialite bored with her life meets and falls in love with a struggling songwriter on the verge of leaving New York and quitting the music business.

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A Musical Frolic filled with laughter and fun!

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Comedy | Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 August 1947 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

Ama y aprende See more »

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Warner Bros. See more »
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Mono (RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Eleanor Parker was originally attached to play the part which eventually went to Martha Vickers. See more »

Goofs

When Jingles and Bob turn away from Jackie to approach the front desk at Bronson's hotel, a moving shadow of the boom microphone falls across Jackie's face and the front of Bob. See more »

Connections

References The Last of Mrs. Cheyney (1937) See more »

Soundtracks

Would You Believe Me?
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome and Ray Heindorf
Lyrics by Charles Tobias
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Calling Dennis Morgan!
28 October 2006 | by bobliptonSee all my reviews

Jack Carson is teamed up with Robert Hutton in this Warners farce about two would-be songwriters. But while it looks good on paper, the two male leads lack any particular chemistry when together: it's Jack Carson who sings the songs while Hutton plays the piano.

This looks a great deal like one of the Carson-Morgan pairings of the era, but the substitution of Hutton for Morgan robs tremendous energy from the proceedings, as Carson plays a top banana with not much of a bunch -- although Janis Paige does a nice minor variation on the Jane Wyman comedy character -- Miss Wyman had turned into a serious actress at this point and was not available to be in entertaining vehicles -- or, alas, not so entertaining. It's movies like this that show how good Carson and Morgan were together.


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