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Release Date: 1978

PG|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
This spoof of 1930s American films features two movies and a trailer, with the same cast members acting in all three. "Dynamite Hands" follows an up-and-coming boxer (Harry Hamlin) with a heart of gold who stumbles into a life of excess when he falls for a nightclub singer (Trish Van Devere) and meets a sleazy gangster (Eli Wallach). In "Baxter's Beauties of 1933," a Broadway producer (George C. Scott) learns that he is dying and attempts to create one last hit show.

Cast: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Harry Hamlin, Red Buttons, Eli Wallach, Ann Reinking, Jocelyn Brando, Michael Kidd

Director: Stanley Donen

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: New York City, Hilarious, 1930s, Lighthearted, Witty, Transformation, Rise, Daughter


Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical