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My Blue Heaven (1950)

Approved | | Drama, Musical | 18 December 1950 (Sweden)
Betty Grable and Dan Dailey are a married song and dance team who cannot have children. The movie follows the travails as they try and adopt and keep the kids they adopt while performing on their TV show.

Director:

Henry Koster

Writers:

Claude Binyon, S.K. Lauren (story "Stork Don't Bring Babies") | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Betty Grable ... Kitty Moran
Dan Dailey ... Jack Moran
David Wayne ... Walter Pringle
Jane Wyatt ... Janet Pringle
Mitzi Gaynor ... Gloria Adams
Una Merkel ... Miss Irma Gilbert
Don Hicks Don Hicks ... Young Man
Louise Beavers ... Selma
Laura Pierpont Laura Pierpont ... Mrs. Johnston
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harry Seymour Harry Seymour ... Undetermined Minor Role (scenes deleted)
Robert R. Stephenson Robert R. Stephenson ... Undetermined Minor Role (scenes deleted)
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Storyline

Radio star Kitty Moran, long married to partner Jack, finds she's pregnant, but miscarries. For a change, the couple turn their act into a series on early TV and try to adopt a baby, finally acquiring a girl in a somewhat back alley manner. Complications follow amid a series of musical numbers. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Genres:

Drama | Musical

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 1950 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

My Blue Heaven See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The reason that Dan Dailey sings "Friendly Island" in such an odd voice is that he is making fun of Ezio Pinza the basso profundo opera star who was starring in the then current stage show "South Pacific". See more »

Goofs

During the Cosmo Cosmetics number, all of the monitors in the television control room are in color. Expensive color sets would never have been used in a real TV control room, and in fact weren't even available in 1950. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Film Geek (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

What a Man
(uncredited)
Music by Harold Arlen
Lyrics by Ralph Blane
Sung by David Wayne and chorus with Dan Dailey
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Betty Grabe was still sexy!!!
21 November 2018 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

Musicals wasn't my favorite genre but there are so many that offer an sexy appeal like this, Betty Grable was well-known for your fabulous legs and in this she show us in plenty shape, as a dramatic comedy wasn't enough funny, but the story is smart and fully interesting was musicals suggested, David Wayne had a good role and works well as supporting casting, Mitzi Gaynor in your first real debut is always unnoticed, the songs are outdated as well, so remains the great and sexy Betty Grable delivery all that can offer....what a pair of legs!!!

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First watch: 2012 / How many: 2 / Source: DVD / Rating: 7


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