On Moonlight Bay
On Moonlight Bay (1951)

In this musical, the incorrigible Penrod is played by Billy Gray, but his is a strictly secondary part herein. The emphasis is on Penrod's hoydenish older sister, played by Doris Day. She falls in love with Gordon MacRae, whose… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 26, 1951
DVD Release Date: April 10, 2007
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Steve Crum

Pleasant enough old fashioned Warner musical with Day and MacRae singing the true oldies.

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...fun, frothy, and filled with an abundance of good, old-fashioned tunes.

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Douglas Pratt

there is an undercurrent of gossip, alcoholism and sexuality that modifies the film's optimisms, giving it a darker viewpoint than a standard musical comedy

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's the film that established Doris Day as the girl next door.

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