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Showing posts with label 1947. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 1947. Show all posts

Thursday, January 9, 2020

What a Guy (1947) [Lost Film]

Opelika Daily News
Opelika, Alabama
10 Jul 1947, Thu • Page 8

The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte, North Carolina
Sun, Sep 18, 1949 • Page 62

The Freehold Transcript and The Monmouth Inquirer
Freehold, New Jersey
18 Feb 1949, Fri • Page 1

The Decatur Daily
Decatur, Alabama
21 Mar 1950, Tue • Page 5


Unknown storyline.

 **This film is considered lost until notified otherwise**

Monday, January 6, 2020

Woman's a Fool (1947)

Billy Fuller

Ida Cox


Burlesque Dancers

Jean LeRue

Red Calhoun

The Hollywood Jitterbugs

Alabama Blossom and Birdina Hackett


A musical revue featuring a variety of acts of singing, comedy sketches, burlesque dancers, and more.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Junction 88 (1947)


In the small town of Junction 88, young Buster Jenkins dreams of songwriting stardom, but his low-paying job as choir-master at the local church is getting no where. He's gotten no response from the songs he sent out under the pseudonym "Hewlett Green" to some big-time music publisher. Buster's even got competition for the hand of his girlfriend, lovely Lolly. Just when his dreams seem to be forever dashed, two well-heeled gentlemen come to Junction 88 looking for Hewlett Green.