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musical bandleader press agent


Release Date: December 26, 1941

Year    :   1941
Slogan    :   «See Kay go Shakespearean and Ginny go for Kay! See Barrymore get amorous and Lupe go berserk! The happiest, tuniest romantic rumpus the Old Professor ever cavorted in!»
Genres    :   Music, Comedy
Production Companies    :   RKO Radio Pictures
Director    :   David Butler
Producers    :   
Writers    :   James V. Kern
RunTime    :   96 mins.

Lulu Monahan, the press agent for John Barrymore, is attempting to get a sponsor for a radio program. To that end, she and the agent for bandleader Kay Kyser, plant a story that the great Shakespearean actor, over his heartfelt objections, will teach Kyser how to play Shakespeare, which isn't the same as playing Paducah, which soon becomes evident.

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