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    Great Ziegfeld, The (1936) -- (Movie Clip) Trying To Lose Weight

    Flo (William Powell, title character, who would become the legendary impresario) works a scam with a London doorman and beats rival Billings (Frank Morgan) to French singer Anna Held (Luise Rainer, her first scene), in MGM's The Great Ziegfeld, 1936.

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Great Ziegfeld, The (1936) -- (Movie Clip) Trying...
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Great Ziegfeld, The (1936) -- (Movie Clip) Trying To Lose Weight
Flo (William Powell, title character, who would become the legendary impresario) works a scam with a London doorman and beats rival Billings (Frank Morgan) to French singer Anna Held (Luise Rainer, her first scene), in MGM's The Great Ziegfeld, 1936.>
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