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Swing Time

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Dexterous and risk-taking Lucky Garnett (Fred Astaire) pursues dancing and gambling with equal verve. Engaged to the pretty Margaret Watson (Betty Furness), Lucky gets pre-wedding nerves, which leads to the ceremony being called off. Margaret's father decides that Lucky can have a second chance at marrying her if he can make $25,000, so he heads to New York City to seek his fortune. When Lucky meets the beautiful dance teacher Penny Carroll (Ginger Rogers), however, his priorities soon change.

Cast: Fred Astaire , Ginger Rogers , Victor Moore , Helen Broderick , Eric Blore , Betty Furness , George Metaxa , Landers Stevens

Director: George Stevens

Genres: Musical comedy

Distributor: RKO Radio Pictures, Criterion Collection

Swing Time (1936)

Release Date: August 28th, 1936|1 hr. 45 min.

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