Down Argentine Way Poster

Release Date: 1940

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
In the United States, Glenda Crawford (Betty Grable) buys a horse from Argentinian Ricardo Quintana (Don Ameche), but the sale is canceled when the latter's father, Casiano (J. Carrol Naish), objects because of a long-standing grudge against the Crawfords. Nevertheless, when Glenda visits Argentina on vacation, the pair disregard their family feud and fall madly in love amidst the lush scenery and buoyant local entertainment, which includes performances from Carmen Miranda (Carmen Miranda).

Cast: Betty Grable, Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda, J. Carrol Naish

Director: Irving Cummings

Genres: Musical, Romance

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: 1940s, Rivalry, New York City, Playful, Transformation, Love, Father, Lighthearted


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