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Always A Bridesmaid
Always A Bridesmaid

      Synopsis: a Lonely Hearts club which is used as a front by con artist Colonel Winchester (Charles Butterworth). Trying to promote a phony formula for synthetic rubber, Winchester gets mixed up with diligent young DA Tony Warren (Patric Knowles) and lady detective Linda Marlowe (Grace McDonald). A secondary plot involves the efforts of Greek restaurant owner Nick (Billy Gilbert) to advance the radio careers of the

Andrews girls. (Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide, IMDB)

* Features:
the Swing dance stylings of Jewel McGowen and Dean Collins along with the Jivin' Jacks and Jills who were a movie stock group of Jitterbug Dancers. Unfortunately, this title is unavailable at the moment

Always a Bridesmaid 1 Always a Bridesmaid 2 Always a bridesmaid 1943 screen shot promo Always a bridemaid lobby card 1

More Film Information below




Availability: No

1943 Universal Studios Erle C. Kenton [DVD | VHS]


Country Made:



61 minutes USA English Black and White


Featured Dancer

Featured Dance

Dance Rating

Musical Dean Collins / Patty Andrews Hollywood Style / West Coast Swing Excellent

Known Dancers

Choreographers / Musical Director

Actors / Actresses

Dean Collins Louis DaPron (Chor) Addison Richards
Jewel McGowen Vic Schoen  (Mus director) Andrew Sisters
Jivin' Jacks and Jills   Anne Rooney
Dorothy Babb (JJJ's)   Billy Gilbert
Grace Costello (JJJ's)   Charles Butterworth
Patty Andrews (w/ Dean)   Grace McDonald
Robert Scheerer (JJJ's)   Patric Knowles
Roland Dupree (JJJ's)    
Ronald Stanton (JJJ's)    
Shirley Mills (JJJ's)    
Tommy Rall (JJJ's)    

Dances performed in this film   

Special Dance Interest

Swing Dance n/a Dean Collins w/ Patty Andrews

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Posters / Lobby Cards

Clip preview not yet available As Long As I Have You Andrew Sisters  
Clip preview not yet available Mr. Five by Five    
Clip preview not yet available Thanks For the Buggy Ride    
Clip preview not yet available That's My Affair    
Clip preview not yet available Yoo Hoo    

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