Lady, Let's Dance (1944)

Genres - Dance, Musical  |   Run Time - 88 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Singing, dancing, and ice skating are featured in this musical that focuses on ice-skating sensation Belita. The story begins as she travels to a California resort where she has been hired as a replacement for a dance team. The resort is run by a handsome fellow. As a result of the gig, the skater becomes a national star while the resort manager gets fired and becomes a drifter until he ends up in the Army. The Oscar nominated score includes the following songs: "Silver Shadows and Golden Dreams", "Dream of Dreams", "Rio", "In the Days of Beau Brummel", "Lady, Let's Dance", "Happy Hearts", "Ten Million Men and a Girl", and the rhumba standard "Esperanza".

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army, career, dance [art], dance-team, employment, ice-dancing, ice-skating, love, production [showbiz], replacement, resort, romance, songwriter, stars [celebrities], dream, lady