My Gal Sal
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This splashy, colorful musical biopic of the life of songwriter Paul Dresser is based on the biography written by Dresser's novelist brother Theodore Dreiser. A restless youth, Paul (Victor Mature) leaves his Indiana home early on, seeking his fortune in late 19th century New York. He finds success as a tunesmith, penning the film's title song in honor of gorgeous musical-comedy star Sally Elliot (Rita Hayworth, voice dubbed by Nan Wynn). Dresser soon becomes more famous for his flamboyant life style than his music, and, like a comet, burns himself out early on, dying in 1905 at the… More

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"This musical extravaganza starring the gorgeous looking Rita Hayworth, made by Fox in WWII, won the Oscar Award for Art Direction."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
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