Danny has been in the army for 4 years, yet all he thinks about is Brooklyn and how great it is. Read More »
Tag Archives: Kathryn Grayson
Forget her string of Broadway successes. Forget even the flowers-and-candlelight ardor of handsome bachelors. Read More »
Biography of Robert Yancey, long-term district attorney in Lynchburg, Virginia. Read More »
Abigail Chandler has written her stuffy Boston relatives that she’s a successful opera singer in New York. Read More »
After being fired from their jobs as clerks in a pet store, Doc and Wishey, a couple of bumpkins Read More »
The “Cotton Blossom”, owned by the Hawk family, is the show boat where everyone comes for great musical entertainment down south. Read More »
In 1461, French nobles fearing King Louis XI may seize their lands, join forces with the rebellious Duke of Burgundy to overthrow the king. Read More »
Shiek Yousseff, poses as a friend of the French while secretly plotting to overthrow them. Read More »
Kiss Me Kate (1953) George Sidney, Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ann Miller, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors that are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Read More »
Thousands Cheer (1943) George Sidney, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly, Mary Astor, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Acrobat Eddie Marsh is in the army now. His first act is to become friendly with Kathryn Jones, the colonel’s pretty daughter. Their romance hits a few snags, including disapproval from her father. Eddie’s also plagued by fear of having an accident during his family’s trapeze act in the army variety show, which also features a gallery of MGM stars.
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Lovely to Look at (1952) Mervyn LeRoy, Kathryn Grayson, Red Skelton, Howard Keel, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Al Marsh, Tony Naylor and Jerry Ralby, Broadway producers, are desperately looking for backers. Al is one of the heirs of a dress salon in Paris, but this is almost bankrupt. The two other heiresses, Stephanie and Clarisse and the three producers are able to convince the creditors to back a fashion show there. Things become complicated, when Al and Tony fall in love with Stephanie and Al’s New York girl friend Bubbles arrives.
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That Midnight Kiss (1949) Norman Taurog, Kathryn Grayson, José Iturbi, Ethel Barrymore, Musical, Romance
In Philadelphia, the soprano Prudence Budell returns from Europe after a period of five years training in the best Europeans music schools. Her millionaire grandmother Abigail Trent Budell sponsors an opera company under the command of the famous maestro Jose Iturbi to give a chance to Prudence to lead an opera. They hire the also famous tenor Guido Russino Betelli, but Prudence does not feel comfortable with him on the stage. When Prudence accidentally sees the American-Italian truck driver Johnny Donnetti singing opera, she convinces Jose Iturbi to give a chance to Johnny. They fall in love for each other, but when Prudence visits his work to tell that he will be hired, she meets Mary and she believes Johnny is in love of his colleague.
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