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Fred Astaire in You Were Never Lovelier

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with Rita Hayworth
' I'm old-fashioned ' sings Fred Astaire in convincing style but the famous feet do a dazzling routine to the Latin rhythm of Xavier Cugat 's orchestra in this musical romance set in the Argentine.
Music by JEROME KERN
Lyrics by JOHNNY MERCER
Directed by WILLIAM A. SEITER
. Films: page 116

Contributors

Unknown: Rita Hayworth
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Xavier Cugat
Music By: Jerome Kern
Unknown: Johnny Mercer
Directed By: William A. Seiter
Robert Davis: Fred Astaire
Maria Acuna: Rita Hayworth
Edwardo: Adolphe Menjou
Cecy Acuna: Leslie Brooks
Lita Acuna: Adele Mara
Mrs Maria Castro: Isobel Elsom
Fernando: Gus Schilling
Mrs Delfina Acuna: Barbara Brown
Juan Castro: Douglas Leavitt
Julia Acuna: Catherine Craig
Grandmother Acuna: Kathleen Howard
Louise: Mary Field
Tony: Larry Parks
Roddy: Stanley Brown

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Fred Astaire in You Were Never Lovelier

BBC Two England, 27 December 1980 13.30






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