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Here Come the Girls

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:January 1, 1953
Running time:78 minutes
Cast:Bob Hope, Tony Martin, Arlene Dahl, Rosemary Clooney, Millard Mitchell
Director:Claude Binyon
Writer:Edmund L. Hartmann

Description: Originally intended as a 3D film, this standard-issue Bob Hope musical comedy was released flat. The 50-year-old Hope plays over-aged chorus boy Stanley Snodgrass, whose attempts to get ahead in the early 20th-century theatre world always come acropper. His luck suddenly changes when he's promoted to the leading-man role in a show headlined by Irene Bailey (Arlene Dahl). What Stanley doesn't know is that he's been set up as a decoy to bring the murderous Jack the Slasher (Robert Strauss) out in the open. It seems that Jack is obsessed with Irene, and has a nasty habit of cutting all of her male co-stars into ribbons. Meanwhile, Stanley lays waste to the show by performing all of his big numbers incorrectly, but his faithful gal Daisy Crockett (Rosemary Clooney) loves him all the same. Tony Martin also appears as Irene's boyfriend, while Millard Mitchell makes his final film appearance as Stanley's stepfather (and never mind that he and Hope were the same age!) A brief clip from Here Come the Girls showed up in, of all places, the 1953 sci-fier Conquest of Space.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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