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Three Little Words


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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Musical
Director: Richard Thorpe

This film chronicles the friendship of songwriting duo Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby . Bert is a vaudeville dancer who moonlights as a magician. His assistant, Harry, makes a disastrous mistake at a magic show, and their partnership ends. Later, when Bert hurts his leg and can no longer dance, he tries his hand at writing musical numbers. After hearing a friend play a catchy tune, Bert asks to meet the man who composed the song -- leading him right back to Harry.

Cast :

  • Fred Astaire
  • Bert Kalmar
  • Vera-Ellen
  • Jessie Brown/Jessie Kalmar
  • Red Skelton
  • Harry Ruby
  • Arlene Dahl
  • Eileen Percy Ruby
  • Keenan Wynn
  • Charlie Kope
  • Gale Robbins
  • Terry Lordel
  • Gloria DeHaven
  • Mrs. Carter De Haven
  • Phil Regan
  • Himself
  • Harry Shannon
  • Clanahan
  • Debbie Reynolds
  • Helen Kane
  • Paul Harvey
  • Al Masters
  • Carleton Carpenter
  • Dan Healy
  • Harry B. Mendoza
  • The Great Mendoza
  • Billy Gray
  • Boy (uncredited)
  • Pat Flaherty
  • Coach (uncredited)
  • Pierre Watkin
  • Philip Goodman (uncredited)
  • Syd Saylor
  • Barker at Clanahan's (uncredited)
Producers :
Jack Cummings

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