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Hal Leroy in Swing Poster
Groovie Movie Poster
Senior Prom
Don't Knock The Rock DVD
Babes on Broadway DVD
Hellzapoppin' DVD
Louis Jordan in Beware
Down Argentine Way is available at Amazon.com
Boarding House Blues
Cabin in The Sky is Available at Amazon.com
Daddy - o dvd
Sunday Sinners
Stormy Weather is Availble at Amazon.com
Juke Joint DVD
Ginger Rogers in Roxie Hart
Swing
Paradise In Harlem
Keep Punching
1937  Hi-De-Ho with Cab Calloway, features the Miller Brothers and Lois Ta Dance trio. No Swing dance scenes however
 
 
 
 
     This page lists Movies that contain swing dance scenes and swingdance related movies here to add to your collection plus severalanimations. Check Dance/Dancers archives pages for a morecomplete list of movies. Some links are added which mightnot have the movie available because it is being sold as usedthru Amazon so they may have sold them allready, but theydo get more. ... also try here for more Swing Movies

Movie Title

Studio

Dancers

Date

1941   Jitterbug Contest 1979
$ A Day At The Races M.G.M. Whitey's Lindy Hoppers | Leon James | SB| BR| GG| DM| NM| BR 1937
A Lady Takes a chance   John Wayne with GabbyHayes 1943
AbouBen Boogie   Animation 1944
AfterSeban Paramount sg/jb 1929
AlwaysA Bridesmaid Universal Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen 1943
ArthurMurrays Short ?? amd/ 19??
$ At The Jazz Band Ball Yazoo Video! Shorty George and more. 1932
$ Babes In Arms M.G.M. md /lw 1939
$ Babes On Broadway M.G.M. md/ 19??
BachelorMother RKO SwingScene, Ginger Rogers 1939
BellesOn Their Toes 20TH ???Shag Dancers 1953
$ Benny Goodman Story Universal pe | dl | Lou Southern | Lenny Smith | Nicholas Brothers 1955
$ Bessie Smith & Friends ?? Nicholas Brothers 29-45
$ Beware Timeless Louis Jordan Video 1946
Black Bottom   what it says 1927
Boarding House Blues   Halrem Film  
Boogie-Doodle   Animated  
Boogie Woogie   Jitterbug Scenes 1945
Boogie Woogie   Animated 1960
Boogie Woogie Blues   Not Seen 1948
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company 'B'   Animated Musical 1941
Boogie Woogie Dream   No Swing, But good 1944
$ Buck Privates Universal Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen | Gil Hernandez | g 1941
$ Bundle Of Joy R.K.O. gb/nb/sl/fs/aw / 1956
$ Cabin In The Sky M.G.M. as/lj 1943
Call Of The Jitterbug Green Congeroo | Mama Lou Parks | Whitey's Lindy Hoppers 1988
Calypso Heat Wave ? Columbia Lou Southern and Frieda Wyckoff 1957
Cannery Row   Funny Scene with Nolte and Winger 1982
$ Canterville Ghost ?? Dean Collins ? / with Margaret O'Brien 1944
$ Carnival Rock How Co. ? Gil Brady | Frieda Wyckoff 1957
Charleston   Catherine Hessling charleston's in Outer Space with a monkey 1927
Charleston Queen   Animated 1926
$ Chicago and all That Jazz N.B.C. lj/am 1961
Chicken Run   Animated Chicken Lindy Scene 2000
Chool Song ??? Dean Collins 194?
College Humor Paramount gc 19??
Collegiate   - 1926
Collegiate   Gallagher, Sharpe, Usher, Prinz, Marjorie Reynolds 1936
Cootie Williams Orchestra ?? lj/dj/rw/ch 1943
$ Copacabana Republican 1 / 2 1947
Cottontail ?? Frankie Manning and Norma Miller 1941
Cow Cow Boogie   Animation 1943
Crazy House Universal pb/ & the de marcos 1943
Crime Wave Encore TV ?? 1985
CubanRhythm M.G.M. ???(a Pete Smith short) ??? 1941
Daddy-O Columbia SG 1958
DanceHall 20thC. Fox Dean Collins 1941
$ Dance Girl Dance R.K.O. vf/ Not sure about this one 1940
$ Dancing Program #5 P.B.S. hasswing clips-"Shorty George" 199?
DeathIn Doses ?? Lou Southern and Frieda Wyckoff 19??
$ Desk Set - Frieda Wyckoff |JL 19??
Don't Knock The Rock Columbia Gil and Nicky Brady | Frieda Wyckoff w /Lou Southern 1956
$ Down Argentine Way 20th Cnt Fox BettyGrable | Nicholas Brothers 1940
$ Ellington Shorts Paramount ?? 29-41
$ Duke Is Tops 1938 LenaHorne, Criner, Hawley 1938
$ Fighting Seabees Republican John Wayne with ??? 1944
$ Follow The Boys Universal ba/Lenny Smith | Lou Southern | 5, brief scene 1944
Ford 50th Anniversary - Ollies Newsreel # 2 & Wally Cox Dance Demos. 1953
$ Four Jills in a Jeep 20th gt| Frieda Wyckoff 1944
Fromthe Minuet to the Big Apple Paramount - 1937
Gangs All Here, the 20thCentury dg/ (aka in the night) 1941
Gangsall Here, The 20th dg/ cs / jo (aka girl he left behind) 1942-3
George White Scandals R.K.O. - 1934
George White Scandals R.K.O. - 1935
George White Scandals R.K.O. Dean Collins | ??? 1945
Get Hep to Love Universal jjj/ 1942
$ Ghost Chasers Universal Dean Collins-choreo/ ba / Lou Southern /bs /gh /it /ja / mt 1944
$ Girl Can't Help It, The 20TH Gil and Nicky Brady | Lou Southern 1956
$ Glenn Miller Story M.C.A. lg/ anyone know the dancers? 1954
Groovie Movie Pete Smith sw/ a / Lou Southern | Lennie Smith | Jean Veloz | m 194?
Harlem Harmonies v2 ?? Same as cottontail 1941
Hellzapoppin' Universal Dean Collins | Whitey's Lindy Hoppers| /mt/nm/fm/wr/am/eb/br/wd/fj/mr 1941
Here Come The Waves Paramount ??? 1944
Hi Buddy ?? dh/mk /jjj 1943
Hi-De-Ho (no swing!) Storyville Cab Calloway (Plot: Radio) 1934
Hi-De-Ho (no swing!) Timeless Cab Calloway Short - no swing! (Plot: Infidelity) 1937
Hi-De-Ho(no swing!) All American Chor: Addison Carew. Tap: Miller Bros. & Lois (Plot:Cotton Club) 1947
HoldThat Co-ed Fox ?? 1938
HolidayInn   BriefScene 1941
Hollywood Canteen W.B. ja| Gil Hernandez | ??? (very brief) 1944
Home In Indiana ?? cs/ ?? 1944
$ Horn Blows At Midnight W.B. Dean Collins/ ja / jp / ??? 1945
Hot Chocolates Soundies Whitey's Lindy Hoppers | wd/am/fm/nm/fj/wr/aj/br 1941
I'm Just a Jitterbug   Animated 1939
In A Jazz Way Dehn Whitey's Lindy Hoppers |/?? 19??
In The Swing T.V. Dean Collins /mc/ lb/ bh/ sf /mn /l /kl 1981?
Irene RKO Haven'tSeen This One 1940
Jam Session ?? Margaret Campbell Jitterbug Scene 1944
Jammin' The Blues United Frankie Manning /as/mb/lj/am 1944
JavaJive   (Havent Seen This One)Al Donahue 1943
$ Jazz Band Ball ?? CabCalloway 1956
Jitterbugs 20th Laurel& Hardy-Swing dancers ???? 1943
Jitterbug Follies   Animated Jitterbug Contest 1939
Jitter Bughouse   [Haven't Seen This One, anyone seen it?] 1948
Jittering Jitterbugs Harlem Whitey's Lindy Hoppers/ Big Apple Scene / Lindy 1940
Jitterbug Jive   Popeye Jitterbug dance contest 1950
Jitterbug Knights   Animated 1939
$ Jitterbug Party Paramount Cab Calloway Short (Minnie the Moocher) 1935
Jive Junction PRC ba/ja/jp 1943
JukeBox Rhythm Columbia Gil and Nicky Brady| Lou Southern | Frieda Wyckoff | w 1959
$ Juke Joint Slack jj/ 1947
Jumpin'Jive   Larry Ceballos 1941
JuniorJive Bombers   Leroy Prinz (Haven't Seen This One) 1944
Junior Prom Monogram Dean Collins| Jewel McGowen 1946
KeepPunchin'   -  
$ Kid Dynamite Monogram Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen 1943
$ Killer Diller All American Frankie Manning | rw | aj | wr 1948
Let's Make Music RKO - 1940
LimitUp! ?? Jim Fisk / Nancy Beth/ 1988?
Little Mothers ?? lw/ ?? 19??
Livin'It Up Paramount lw/ Dean Collins / jc | Lou Southern 195?
Make Mine Music   animated Lindy Scene 1946
$ Malcolm X ?? sa/ld/nm/Ryan Francois 1992
ManhattanMerry Go Round Republic Whitey's Lindy Hoppers |??? 1937
Minnie The Moocher ?? Doc. on Calloway 19??
$ Minnie The Moocher ?? Cab Calloway Short 1942
$ Miracle at Morgans Crk Paramount ??? 1944
Moonlight In Havana ?? dh / mk / jjj 1942
Movietone Jitterbug Reel Movietone ?? 194?
Mr.and Mr. Smith   LindyHop Scene with Mongomery and Lombard 1941
Mr.Bug Goes to Town   Animated Hoppity 1941
Mr.Rock and Roll Paramount ??Not Sure about Dancing ? 1957
Music & Comedy Masters ?? seeJittering Jitterbugs 19??
MysteryIn Swing Aetna,Int'l ??? 1940
$ Mystic Pizza ?? 8/ ?? 1988
$ Moon Over Harlem Stack ???/the swing crew 1939
Nat'l Geographic Explorer T.V. "jitterbug" has clips 1989
$ Naughty But Nice W.B. md/mdg/ 1939
Ocean Hop, The   Animated(anyone seen this?) 1927
Once Upon A time ?? gt/ ?? 1944
$ Orchestra Wives 20th. Nicholas Brothers/ no swing dance! 1942
Paradisein Harlem   -  
Playmates R.K.O. Dean Collins| Jewel McGowen ?? 1941
Powers Girl, The United Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen / ba /it 1942
Prisoner Of Swing VitaPhone lj/hl /fm /am 1938
$ Private Buckaroo Universal jjj/ 1942
Public Jitterbug #1 Viataphone Short, Hal LeRoy and Betty Huton Swing to Tom Emerson's Hillbilly Sextette
1939
Radio City Revels R.K.O. tb /dj /ed /gg / Frankie Manning / lm /hw/ Ann Miller 1937
Read'n Ritin' and Rhythm R.K.O. ??? 1939
$ Ride E'm Cowboy Columbia Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen 1942
Rock Around The Clock Columbia Lenny Smith | Lou Southern | Frieda Wyckoff | eb | ld 1956
Roxie Hart   -  
Running Wild Universal Gil and Nicky Brady 1955
Sally Swing Republic Beety Boop throws a Swing Dance 1938
Scrub Me Mama with a Boogie Beat Animated Racial Slurs and Sterotypical racist scenes 1941
$ Shag ,The Movie Palace PrOd. ???, Thigpens, Kenny Ortega 1988
Shake, Rattle and Rock United ??? 1956
Since You Went Away ?? temple, airline hanger scene 1944
Sing A Jingle ?? Dean Collins 1943
Sophmore Swing   - 1939
$ Springtime in the Rockies 20th. Dean Collins | Jewel McGowen / Betty Grable 1942
Stage Door Canteen United it/ ??? , various swing dancers in a scene 1943
Stalag 17 n/a choreo. by ernest lazlo 1953
$ Stand Up and Cheer 20th. md / mm / lw / 1938
Start Cheering Columbia md /mm / lw / ? 1938
Stomping At The Savoy T.V. ?? 199
$ Stormy Weather 20th. Nicholas Brothers 1943
Strike Up The Band M.G.M. lw /lc, louise decamp/ Rooney, Garland 1940
Sugar Hill Masquerade Soundies Whitey's Lindy Hoppers | 1942
Summer Stock   Gene Kelly and Judy Garland ECS 1950
Sun Valley Serenade   Goodman, Nicholas Brothers, No Swing 1941
Sunday Sinners   -  
Swing   Harlem, Tap, Female dancers 1938
Swing Fever MGM Jean Veloz and her brother 1944
Swing Hotel   Not Seen!!!, John & Edna Torrance
1939
Swing Street (Maybe called Copacabana) TV: Barry Manilow Special (Big Fun) 1988?
Swing, Swing, Swing   Swing and Collegiate Shag scenes 1937
$ Swingers ?? ???? (very little dance) 1996
$ Summer Stock M.G.M. dh/ 1950
Swing Cat's Jamboree   features Louis Prima and Dancers 1938
Swing Fever M.G.M. Lenny Smith, Donald Gallagher, Johnny Duncan, Jay Eaton, 1943
$ Swing Kids Buena Vista too many to list, chor: Ryan Francois, Otis Sallid
1992
Swinging The Blues ??? ???? swing clips 19??
Talk of the Town Columbia Dean Collins 1942
Teenagers at the Junior Prom Monogram See Junior Prom 1946
Texas Tommy   Western, Haven't Seen It. 1928
That Certain Feeling Paramount said to have Gil and Nikki Brady 1956
The Spirit Moves Dehn Documentary. -- N.Y.P.L. 1950
They All Kissed The Bride Columbia Dean Collins 1942
Thrill Of A Lifetime M.G.M. ??? (Big Apple Scene) 1937
Till the End of Time RKO Lenny Smith, LA dancers, Chor by Dean Collins 1946
Triple Boogie   - 1948
True To The Army Universal jjj / 1942
Twice Blessed MGM Hal Takier 1945
Untamed Youth Warner Bros Frieda Wyckoff | jl | SGL | NB | GB 1950s
Varisty Show   Tap: Buck and Bubbles, Betty & Tommy Wonder 1937
Young Ideas MGM Dean Collins ??? 1943
Wizard Of Oz. Cut Scene ?? (cut Jitterbug Tree Scene! - Not in Movie) 1939
$ Zoot Suit MCA Olmos (El-Pachuco), Salsa, Latin Swing 1981
1941 MCA Belushi, Aykroyd, Beatty -Cute Scene! 1979
       
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