Manhattan Merry-Go-Round Poster

Release Date: 1937

DVD Release Date: January 26th, 2010

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary
Mid-level Manhattan mobster Tony Gordoni (Leo Carrillo) and his associates take over a popular record label, gaining control of a number of famous singers and musicians. To please his mother (Nellie V. Nichols), Gordoni presses one of his acts, Jerry Hart (Phil Regan), to persuade temperamental opera diva Charlizzini (Tamara Geva) to make her first record. Jerry's attempts to woo the singer into a contract complicate his impending marriage to secretary Ann Rogers (Ann Dvorak).

Cast: Phil Regan, Leo Carrillo, Ann Dvorak, Tamara Geva, James Gleason, Henry Armetta, Luis Alberni, Smiley Burnette

Director: Charles Reisner

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: Office, Quest, Lighthearted, New York City, Mother, Love triangle, 1930s

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