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The Hollywood Musical: The Best Things in Life are Free


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A selection of musical milestones from the golden days of the silver screen

Tonight: The Best Things in Life are Free
Starring Gordon MacRae, Dan Dailey, Ernest Borgnine, Sheree North

Produced by Henry Ephron
Directed by Michael Curtiz

The story of the song-writing team of De Sylva, Brown, and Henderson, featuring their successes of the twenties and thirties - 'Birth of the Blues,' 'Black Bottom,' 'Sonny Boy,' 'Sunnyside Up,' 'It All Depends On You,' and many others.


Unknown: Cordon MacRae
Unknown: Dan Dailey
Unknown: Ernest Borgnine
Unknown: William Bowers
Unknown: Phoebe Ephron
Produced By: Henry Ephron
Directed By: Michael Curtiz
Unknown: De Sylva
Unknown: Sonny Boy
De Sylva: Gordon MacRan
Henderson: Dan Dailey
Brown: Ernest Borgnine
Kitty: Sheree North
Carl: Tommy Noonan
Manny: Murvyn Vye
Maggie Henderson: Phyllis Avery
Sheehan: Larry Keating

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The Hollywood Musical: The Best Things in Life are Free

BBC Two England, 9 October 1968 21.05

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