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Geraldine (1953)

Approved | | Comedy, Music, Romance | 26 January 1954 (UK)
Janey Edwards, working for Cambria Records, is managing the personal appearance tour of sobbing songster Billy Weber, and Janey is disgusted when Billy leaves her at Santa Fe College with ... See full summary »

Director:

R.G. Springsteen

Writers:

Peter Milne (story and screenplay), Doris Gilbert (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
John Carroll ... Grant Sanborn
Mala Powers ... Janey Edwards
Jim Backus ... Jason Ambrose
Stan Freberg ... Billy Weber
Kristine Miller ... Ellen Blake
Leon Belasco ... Professor Dubois
Ludwig Stössel ... Professor Berger
Earl Lee Earl Lee ... Professor Palmer
Alan Reed ... Frederick Sterling
Nana Bryant ... Dean Blake
Carolyn Jones ... Kitty
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Storyline

Janey Edwards, working for Cambria Records, is managing the personal appearance tour of sobbing songster Billy Weber, and Janey is disgusted when Billy leaves her at Santa Fe College with orders to get the rights, by hook or crook, to a folk song they had heard sung by Grant Sanborn , music instructor at the school. Posing as a co-ed, Janey gets Grant to give her a recording of the folk song which he has made, and then takes it to her boss, Jason Ambrose, in New York. Ambrose is unimpressed by the folk song, but is sold on Grant's voice and he assumes that Grant has been put under contract. Janey returns to the college to get Grant to sign a contract but not telling him that Cambria Records only wants him to record popular songs and is not interested in his folk music. Along with dummy recordings of his folk songs, Janey gets Grant to record one new song, "Geraldine", which immediately becomes a big hit. Janey refuses to bring Grant back to New York to make more records because the ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Dig This Daffy Dame! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1954 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Lábios Ardentes See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Stan Freberg's character, Billy Weber, is a parody of popular singer Johnnie Ray. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Biography: Carolyn Jones: Morticia and More (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Geraldine
Lyrics by Sidney Clare
Music by Victor Young
Sung by John Carroll
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