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I'll Get By (1950)

Approved | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 2 October 1950 (USA)
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.

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Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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TOPS IN ROMANCE...GREAT IN ITS HILARIOUS COMEDY!! (original print ad - all caps) See more »


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De Corpo e Alma  »

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"I'll Get By" was a remake of "Tin Pan Alley" with Gloria DeHaven in the Alice Faye part and William Lundigan playing the role originated by John Payne, who in the interim had married DeHaven. See more »

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Feet can be seen underneath the prop cars in the "Fifth Avenue" number. See more »

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There Will Never Be Another You
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
Sung by Dennis Day
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Likable, easy-to-take, minor musical
27 May 2000 | by See all my reviews

Musicals about songwriters were de rigeur in the 50's, and this one fits in the center of the mold. But, it's fun, light, bouncy, easy to take, and Steve Allen has a lot of fun as a disc jockey, and Dennis Day and Gloria De Haven are marvelous in their scene together. A good film to watch when you need an unpretentious escape.


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