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Joan Whitney

Joan Whitney


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Cast (feature film)

Jet Pilot (1957) as WAC sergeant
An Air Force colonel in charge of an Alaskan base has his hands full when he falls in love with a defecting Russian pilot.
Son of Sinbad (1955) as Raider
The legendary pirate''''s son fights an evil caliph over a magical secret.
Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome (1954) as Aphrodite
An imaginative world of gods in invoked an controlled by the untamed desires of Lord Shiva and his female self, the Scarlet Woman.
Here Come the Girls (1953) as Joan
A chorus boy is used as bait to catch an attacker.
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) as Girl
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
Two Tickets to Broadway (1951) as Showgirl
A small-town girl finds love on the road to Broadway stardom.
The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) as Brainey's girl friend
A bookie has the Christmas holidays to raise the money he owes a gangster.
My Favorite Spy (1951) as Blonde, burlesque
A comedian poses as an international spy to recover mysterious microfilm.

Music (feature film)

Swing (1998) as Song ("Ain'T Nobody Here But Us Chickens")
Five down-on-their-luck working-class men in Liverpool fulfill their dreams and aspirations by starting a swing band. The band is organized by an ex-con who hires his former girlfriend as the lead singer, and soon the band is on its way to becoming an overnight sensation.
Bugsy (1991) as Song ("Candy")
The famed gangster running the mobs in Los Angeles tries to turn Las Vegas into a vacation paradise.
The Right Stuff (1983) as Song ("Faraway Places")
The first astronauts fight for their place in space.
Cat People (1981) as Song ("Faraway Places")
Irina, a beautiful and mysterious young woman travels to New Orleans to meet her brother, Paul for the first time. What Irina doesn't know is that Paul harbors an ancient secret about their family. A secret that threatens to destroy them both.
The Second Greatest Sex (1955) as Composer
In 1880, Osawkie, Kansas is feuding with rival town Mandaroon over which will be county seat, keeping the town's men away from home most of the time. The last straw is when Matt Davis feels compelled to go on a new foray on his wedding night; his bride Liza (just call her Lysistrata) takes teacher Cassie's advice and organizes a marital strike to make the men-folk stop their nonsense.
Blonde Dynamite (1950) as Composer
The Bowery Boys get into the escort service and get mixed up with crooks.
That Wonderful Urge (1949) as Composer
An heiress gets back at the reporter who pretended to romance her to get a story.
Riffraff (1947) as Composer
After lucking into a map to a rich oil field, a man has to dodge those out to steal it.
Meet Miss Bobby Socks (1944) as Composer
A veteran becomes a singing sensation.
Song of Nevada (1944) as Composer
When John Barrabbee's plane makes an emergency landing, he wanders off and joins Roy's cattle drive. Later he learns he was killed when his plane resumed its flight and crashed. He also learns his daughter is going to sell his ranch and marry a man he dislikes. So he gives Roy a job on the ranch and sends him off to see if he can prevent both of these events while he remains in hiding.
Stars on Parade (1944) as Composer
South of Dixie (1944) as Composer
Nearly Eighteen (1943) as Composer
Singer pretends to be younger so she can enter a music school.
Two Senoritas from Chicago (1943) as Composer
Daisy Baker, a Chicago "refuse collector" who fancies herself as a theatrical agent, finds a play which had been thrown away by two Portuguese playwrights. Without bothering to get permission, she sends it off to a New York producer named Rupert Shannon and he wires her to come to New York immediately. Daisy and her two showgirl friends, Gloria and Maria, arrive in New York where the two girls assume accents and pretend to be the sisters of the playwright. Shannon agrees to star them in a production of the play. Two former friends, Lena and Louise, recognize the girls and threaten to blow the whistle unless they are also cast. Meanwhile, the two actual playwrights sell the story to producer Sam Grohman who hires Lena and Louise.

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