Second Chorus

1940

H. C. Potter
Director
Astor Pictures
Production Company

Astaire and Burgess play Trumpet packing brothers determined to play for Artie Shaw and win the heart of the same girl.

Wafer thin plot gives ample opportunity for Astaire and Shaw to do their thing.


Second Chorus
29th April 2003
DVD




1.33:1




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Fred Astaire
Danny O'Neil
Paulette Goddard
Ellen Miller
Artie Shaw
Himself
Charles Butterworth
J. Lester Chisholm
Burgess Meredith
Hank Taylor
Frank Melton
Stu
Jimmy Conlin
Mr. Dunn
Don Brodie
Apartment Desk Clerk
Marjorie Kane
Whiteman's secretary
Joan Barclay
Receptionist
Willa Pearl Curtis
Scrubwoman
Phil Arnold
Shaw's First Manager
Bobby Barber
Room Service waiter
Heinie Conklin
Bit
Ben Hall
Western Union boy
Ben Lessy
Shaw's Second Manager
Charles R. Moore
Sam, Elevator operator
Spec O'Donnell
Disappointed fan at stage door
Charles Smith
College boy with zinc oxide on his nose
Michael Visaroff
Sergai