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Broadway Melody of 1940

Broadway Melody of 1940(1940)

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Brief Synopsis

A vaudeville team breaks up when both men fall for the same gorgeous hoofer.

Cast & Crew

Norman Taurog Director
Fred Astaire Johnny Brett
Eleanor Powell Clare Bennett
George Murphy King Shaw
Frank Morgan Bob Casey
Ian Hunter Bert C. Matthews
Florence Rice Amy Blake
Lynne Carver Emmy Lou Lee
Douglas McPhail Masked singer
Joseph Crehan Floor manager
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  100 or 102 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Great sets, nice dancing sequences, poor storyline

    RedRain 2014-07-23

    Eleanor Powell, known exclusively as an excellent tap dancer, really disappoints in the opening segment as a ballet dancer and, in fact, is absolutely... MORE>

  • Loved it!

    D Mac 2014-04-06

    What a great film! The dance numbers and the sets are fantastic! There's nothing better then a mirrored floor to dance on! The acting of both Fred... MORE>

  • Great movie!

    R Macaulay 2014-03-12

    I really liked this movie but I must say that I didn't feel any spark between Eleanor and Fred (even though Fred's acting was great in this) so... MORE>