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Film Matinee: Orchestra Wives

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[Starring] Glenn Miller and his Band.
With George Montgomery, Ann Rutherford, Lynn Bari, Cesar Romero, Carole Landis

The late Glenn Miller and his band play such nostalgic numbers as 'I've got a gal in Kalamazoo', 'At Last', and 'Serenade in Blue' in this story about the backstage life of wives who are travelling with their musician husbands.

Contributors

Director: Archie Mayo
Producer: William Le Baron
Lyrics and music: Mack Gordon
Lyrics and music: Harry Warren
Gene Morrison: Glenn Miller
Bill Abbott: George Montgomery
Connie: Ann Rutherford
Jaynie: Lynn Bari
Sinjin: Cesar Romero
Natalie: Carole Landis
Elsie: Virginia Gilmore
Caroline: Mary Beth Hughes
Cully Anderson: Henry Morgan
Beck: Jackie Gleason
Musicians: Glenn Miller and his Band
Dancers: The Nicholas Brothers

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Film Matinee: Orchestra Wives

BBC One London, 17 April 1966 15.30






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