Broadway Melody of 1940 Movie Review Summary

Actors: Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell

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Fred Astaire competes for a spot in the big time, as well as a spot in Eleanor Powell's heart! When a mix up occurs, Fred's partner recieves the chance to dance with Powell, even though Fred was the destined star. A lively wonderful romantic musical that'll be sure to impress you with the dances, including Begin the Beguine!
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Getting ahead in:    -   entertainment world Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   performer or comedian Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   American urban    -   American Northeast Lover is...    -   of a different social class Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   actor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   theater

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   None If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of singing and dancing

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