Cover Girl

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Rusty Parker, a red-headed leggy dancer at Danny McGuire's Night Club in Brooklyn, wants to be a successful Broadway star. She enters a contest to be a 'Cover Girl' as a stepping-stone in her career. She reminds the publisher, John Coudair, of his lost love, showgirl Maribelle Hicks. He was engaged to Maribelle, although his wealthy society mother made fun of her. Maribelle left John at the altar when she saw the piano at her wedding. It reminded her of the piano-player she truly loved. Rusty is Maribelle's granddaughter and there are lovely musical sequences where the radiant Rita Hayworth dresses and dances to songs from the beginning of the 20th century in relating their shared past history. Rusty lands on the cover of her grandmother's former fiance's magazine (as a bride). She is pursued by Coudair's pal, the wealthy theatrical producer, Noel Wheaton (Lee Bowman). He produces a lavish musical to star Rusty, surrounded by real cover girls of the mid 1940's. Rita's glowing, never more gorgeous as she runs down a huge spiral into the arms of dozens of men who seem clumsy next to her ethereal dancing. But her success threatens Danny McGuire, played by an energetic Gene Kelly. He expressed his distress that his girlfriend will find success without him in Kelly's famous dance with himself, 'Alter Ego'. He and his sidekick, the underrated Phil Silvers (who has great lines with the incomparable Eve Arden), leave New York and entertain soldiers fighting in World War II. Rusty agrees to marry Noel, dazzled by success, security, and his power and money. But she drinks and loses weight because her heart belongs to Danny. She receives a symbolic pearl with great power and tells Coudair and Wheaton that she must spend her life with the man she loves.

Specifications

Studio Sony
SKU 40224326
UPC 043396100879
UPC 14 00043396100879
Format DVD
Release Date 6/7/2011
Rating NR
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Actors
Name Hayworth,Rita
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Cast & Crew
Eve Arden - Actor
Gene Kelly - Actor
Lee Bowman - Actor
Phil Silvers - Actor
Rita Hayworth - Actor
Allen Davey - Cinematographer
Charles Vidor - Director
Viola Lawrence - Editor
Saul Chaplin - Musical Score
Arthur Schwartz - Producer
Erwin Gelsey - Writer
Awards
Oscar (1945) Carmen Dragon, Morris Stoloff, Winner, Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture
Features
DVD, Pan and Scan (TV Format), Aspect Ratio 1.33:1, Mono Audio, English, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Hayworth,Rita
Label Columbia/tri-Star
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD

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