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Hooray for Hollywood


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A celebration of 50 years of film musicals
1: Introduction to the series
Douglas Fairbanks Jr gives a sneak preview and introduces some of the stars who will be featured in the series: Julie Andrews , Fred Astaire Busby Berkeley
Maurice Chevalier
Bing Crosby. Nelson Eddy Jack Haley Sr and Jr Rex Harrison , Bob Hope Howard Keel , Gene Kelly Grace Kelly
Deborah Kerr , Dor.o!hy Lamour
Jeanette MacDonald Barbra Streisand Shirley Temple Written by BENNY GREEN Producers


Unknown: Douglas Fairbanks Jr
Unknown: Julie Andrews
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Busby Berkeley
Unknown: Maurice Chevalier
Unknown: Bing Crosby.
Unknown: Nelson Eddy
Unknown: Jack Haley Sr
Unknown: Jr Rex Harrison
Unknown: Bob Hope
Unknown: Howard Keel
Unknown: Deborah Kerr
Written By: Benny Green
Unknown: John Billingham
Unknown: Mel House

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