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Swingin' Along (1961)

An amateur tunesmith (Tommy Noonan) and a con man (Pete Marshall) pool their resources in order to win first prize in a songwriting contest

Director:

Charles Barton

Writer:

Jameson Brewer
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Noonan ... Freddy
Peter Marshall ... Duke (as Pete Marshall)
Barbara Eden ... Carol Walker
Ray Charles ... Self
Roger Williams ... Self
Bobby Vee ... Self
Connie Gilchrist ... Aunt Sophie
Carol Christensen Carol Christensen ... Ginny
Alan Carney ... Officer Sullivan
Mike Mazurki ... Bookie
Tommy Farrell ... Georgie
Leonard Bremen ... Willie
Sandra Warner Sandra Warner ... Secretary
Terry Miele Terry Miele ... Mrs. Crenshaw
Art Baker ... Television Announcer
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An amateur tunesmith (Tommy Noonan) and a con man (Pete Marshall) pool their resources in order to win first prize in a songwriting contest

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It's all about a cute chick...and what happens when a shook-up cat shakes up the coolest lover boy in town! See more »

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Song of the City
Written by Walton Farrar and Walter Kent
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Great Comedy Team with Superb Singers!!
19 September 2002 | by willsauer-1See all my reviews

This Great Comedy starring Peter Marshall(Hollywood Squares) and Tommy Noonan trying to compose a winning musical number.This movie also has great singers including Ray Charles,Bobby Vee and Roger Williams give this film superb musical numbers.Unfortunately, never released on dvd/vhs but hopefully it will in the near future otherwise try to catch it when it's on television.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1961 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Schnooks See more »

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Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Color by Deluxe)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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