Mother Wore Tights

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Mother Wore Tights


Mother Wore Tights

Release Date: August 20, 1947

Year    :   1947
Slogan    :   «In our family dad wore the pants but . . . Mother Wore Tights»
Genres    :   Music
Production Companies    :   20th Century Fox
Director    :   Walter Lang
Producers    :   Lamar Trotti
Writers    :   Lamar Trotti, Miriam Young
RunTime    :   107 mins.

In this chronicle of a vaudeville family, Myrtle McKinley (class of 1900) goes to San Francisco to attend business school, but ends up in a chorus line. Soon, star Frank Burt notices her talent, hires her for a "two-act", then marries her. Incidents of the marriage and the growing pains of eldest daughter Miriam are followed, interspersed with nostalgic musical numbers.

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