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Frances Langford Double Feature: Career Girl/Dixie Jamboree
Frances Langford Double Feature Career Girl/Dixie Jamboree
Actors: Frances Langford, Guy Kibbee, Eddie Quillan, Charles Butterworth, Fifi D'Orsay
Directors: Christy Cabanne, Wallace Fox
Genres: Television, Musicals & Performing Arts
NR     2006     2hr 21min


     
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Actors: Frances Langford, Guy Kibbee, Eddie Quillan, Charles Butterworth, Fifi D'Orsay
Directors: Christy Cabanne, Wallace Fox
Creators: Harry D. Edwards, Jack Schwarz, David Silverstein, Lawrence Taylor, Sam Neuman, Stanley Rauh
Genres: Television, Musicals & Performing Arts
Sub-Genres: Classic TV, Musicals
Studio: Critic's Choice
Format: DVD - Black and White
DVD Release Date: 06/27/2006
Original Release Date: 08/15/1944
Theatrical Release Date: 08/15/1944
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 2hr 21min
Screens: Black and White
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

An Artist of Interest
Elmira Gulch | United Kingdom | 01/09/2007
(3 out of 5 stars)

"Frances Langford is one of those great girl singers from the 40's. Whilst the films are not exactly MGM A class they are non the less enjoyable, and titles which i did not know.Being a musicals lover i just had to have them, I did try logging on to the company web site to see what else they had in this series, but could find nothing, not even this item. All they seemed to list were current big budget titles. Pity because i feel sure i would buy more of this series if i had the information."
Vintage Frances Langford
Charles Henry Jr. | Philadelphia, Pa United States | 12/04/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Frances Langford (b. 1913 d. 2005) is a magical songstress. Her voice simply captivates and mesmorizes the listener. Oh others sang in the same style, but there was only one Frances Langford. She made over 30 movies, most of them "B" movies but they show her to be a warm, loving, believable performer. These two movies, "Career Girl" and "Dixie Jamboree" showcase her wonderful abilities and Oh that Langford smile! It will melt your heart! Ok, I'm obsessed with Frances Langford, I admit it. So much so that I've written a time-travel fantasy romance novel about her called "Will I Ever Know" available on Amazon. It's about a man in the present day that discovers Frances on a CD, falls in love with her and manages to time travel back to 1945 to meet her in her glorious prime.
By all means get this set. They're a great introduction to Frances. She is surrounded by solid supporting casts, veteran actors that knew their craft. The prints of the movies while not in great condition are more than watchable. Their "grainy" quality only adds to their charm!"