Music in Manhattan Poster

Release Date: 1944

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Engaged couple Frankie Forster (Anne Shirley) and Stanley Benson (Dennis Day) bring their song-and-dance show to Broadway. Ticket sales, however, are low. In order to keep the show afloat, Frankie needs to get to Washington, D.C., and claim her inheritance. But, when her plane is full, Frankie poses as the wife of a war hero named Johnny Pearson (Phillip Terry), a scheme resulting in unforeseen consequences for both her personal and her professional life.

Cast: Anne Shirley, Dennis Day, Phillip Terry, Raymond Walburn, Jane Darwell, Patti Brill, Minerva Urecal, Don Dillaway

Director: John H. Auer

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: Love, Amusing, Charming, 1940s, Marriage, Quest, New York City, Hotel

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