The Stork Club Poster

Release Date: 1945

DVD Release Date: June 18th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
After aspiring singer Judy Peabody (Betty Hutton) rescues the elderly J.B. Bates (Barry Fitzgerald) from drowning, she assumes that the disheveled man is a vagrant and goes back to her job checking hats at New York City's famed Stork Club. But Bates is actually a grateful millionaire who becomes Judy's anonymous benefactor, and before long the working girl is swathed in minks and diamonds, much to the dismay of her suspicious beau, Danny (Don DeFore).

Cast: Betty Hutton, Barry Fitzgerald, Don DeFore, Robert Benchley, Bill Goodwin, Iris Adrian, Mikhail Rasumny, Mary Young

Director: Hal Walker

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: 1940s, New York City, Engaging, Love, Hotel, Transformation, Rescue