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The Birth of a Star (1944)

Approved | | Short | November 1944 (USA)
Featurette compilation of three Educational Pictures short subjects: "Dime a Dance," "Getting an Eyeful," and "Cupid Takes a Holiday." Released in 1945 to cash in on Danny Kaye's stardom in "Up in Arms" (1944).

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(stories), (stories) (as Arthur Jarrett) | 1 more credit »

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Nicolai Nicolaiovich, clips from 3 shorts (archive footage)
Hank Henry ...
Comic, clip from 'Dime a Dance' (archive footage)
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Dancer, clip from 'Dime a Dance' (archive footage)
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Henry Groper, clip from 'Getting an Eyeful' (archive footage)
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Dancer, clip from 'Dime a Dance' (archive footage) (as June Allison)
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Sailor, clip from 'Dime a Dance' (archive footage)
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Eleanor, clip from 'Getting an Eyeful' (archive footage)
Clyde Fillmore ...
Buddy, clip from 'Getting an Eyeful' (archive footage)
Jack Squires ...
Stooge, clip fom 'Getting an Eyeful' (archive footage)
Jack Hartley ...
Stooge, clip from 'Getting an Eyeful' (archive footage)
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Featurette compilation of three Educational Pictures short subjects: "Dime a Dance," "Getting an Eyeful," and "Cupid Takes a Holiday." Released in 1945 to cash in on Danny Kaye's stardom in "Up in Arms" (1944).

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You'll go KAYE-razy over Danny...funniest honey of a comic that ever clowned his way into your heart! (original poster) See more »

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November 1944 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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The earliest documented telecast of this film took place in Detroit Thursday 21 July 1949 on WJBK (Channel 2). See more »

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Edited from Dime a Dance (1937) See more »

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