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Music (feature film)
A television star finds love while trying to get away from it all in Rome.
Partners in a run-down amusement park try to adopt two children.
Fifteen-year-old Katri Walenska (Amma Maria Alberghetti) jumps a Polish ship, swims ashore and enters New York illegally. The United States Immigration officials are alerted---the USA still had a functioning immigration policy and department when this was filmed---and the search is on. Katri's only possessions are a ten-dollar bill and a letter to her parents' old friend, Jan Poldi (Lauritz Melchior), a former Metropolitan Opera star. She finds him in a shabby Greenwich Village apartment. His neighbors in the apartment house are three Broadway hopefuls; pop singer Terry Brennan (Rosemary Clooney), hoofer Buddy Fraser (Tom Morton) and Homer Tirdell (Bob Williams) and his talented dog Red Dust. (Pardon me, make that four Broadway hopefuls counting the dog.) When Terry hears Katri's magnificent singing voice, she scurries around New York to get her an audition and succeeds in getting her a spot on Don Wilson's televised amatuer hour. She wins the contest but unwittingly reveals her true identity as an illegal alien, which causes the arrest of Poldi, Wilson and Dave (John Archer), Terry's lawyer boyfriend. Katri faces deportation.
The highly fictionalized story of Nellie Melba, Australian-born soporano who rose to operatic fame in the latter part of the 19th century and who had a desert and form of dry toast (true) named after her. In her film debut, the Metropolitan opera's Patrice Munsel, plays the title role in a film that primarily strings together eight excerts from well-known operas as well as one or two lighter numbers and a montage of famous opera personalities featuring the chorus of the Covent Garden Opera and members of the Sadler Wells Ballet. The story follows the career of Melba from the time she left her father's Australian cattle ranch and a suitor to travel to Paris to get her voice training, and picks up another suitor. She debuts in Brussells and is a smash hit followed by international fame. The suitor from Australia shows up in Monte Carlo, marries her and soon is cast in the role of "Mr. Melba" until he can take it no longer and returns to Australia, while Melba decides her voice belongs to the world and sadly goes on alone.
After being drafted, an opera star falls for his sergeant's sister.
A foreign correspondent woos his former fiancee so he can maintain custody of some orphans he''''s adopted.
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
A singing truck driver battles snobbery to become a star.
Max Monetti is consumed with vengeance for his brothers after their betrayal of his father Gino. But after remembering his past, especially his relationship with Irene Bennett, Max realizes that his father had caused all the tension within the family and makes peace with his brothers.
A famous singer's son falls for a swimming star.
A woman pushes her son to pursue a career as a classical pianist.
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
A movie mogul hires an innocent girl to teach him what the average audience member likes.
A woman who has a failed romance becomes involved with a widowed opera singer.
A girl with a reputation falls for a wealthy playboy.
An opera manager tries to woo a soprano back to his company.
An unemployed musician's daughter fights to find him a new job.
A composer sets the stage for discord when he pushes his wife into a singing career.
An aspiring opera singer and her mentor fight so much they barely realize they''''re in love.
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