Orchestra Wives
Orchestra Wives (1942)

In this film, small-town girl Ann Rutherford impulsively marries George Montgomery, a trumpeter in the Glenn Miller band. Rutherford soon finds that she isn't particularly suited for life on the road, nor is she prepared for the petty… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 4, 1942
DVD Release Date: November 1, 2005
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

Mr. Miller and his assorted virtuosos are killers when it comes to making jive, but it takes more than wind and willingness to support a ninety-seven-minute film.

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Steve Crum

The Glenn Miller Orchestra is THE reason to catch this WWII musical.

Douglas Pratt

a bared teeth comedy about the gossiping and back biting that goes on among the wives of the band members.

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jay nixon
Great music and a light weight story add up to a pleasant diversion. The professional actors llike Ann Rutherford, Carole Landis and Cesar Romero all give… More