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Dorothy Dearing

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Cast (feature film)

My Gal Sal (1942) as Sally's friend
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
The Great American Broadcast (1941) as Bruce's girl friend
After WWI two men go into radio. Failure leads the wife of one to borrow money from another; she goes on, after separation, to stardom. A coast-to-coast radio program is set up to bring everyone back together.
I Wake Up Screaming (1941) as Girl at table
A celebrity promoter is accused of murdering one of his clients.
Moon Over Miami (1941) as Miss Winton
Two sisters from Texas travel to Florida looking for rich husbands.
That Night in Rio (1941) as Model
A nightclub entertainer pretends to be a noted financier, only to fall for the man┬┐s wife.
We Go Fast (1941) as Blonde
Rose Couglin (Lynn Bari) is a wise-cracking waitress at a coffe-pt diner with policemen Bob Brandon (Alan Curtis) and Herman Huff (Don DeFore billed as Don DeForest) vying for her attention. Their argument ends when the place is held up, but Brandon tricks the crook and captures him, but lets Herman take the credit. Herman now must sponsor Bob's application to the motrocycle force and is enev more dismayed when society deb Diana Hempstead (Sheila Ryan)takes a liking to Bob. Rose also finds herself involved with a swindle upon a refrigerator manufacturer by a bogus foreign potentate, Nabob (Gerald Mohr.)
Tall, Dark and Handsome (1941) as Chorus girl
A softhearted gangster tries to go straight.
The Blue Bird (1940) as Cypress
A woodchopper''''s children go off in search of the bluebird of happiness.
City of Chance (1940) as Laura Rhinelander
Little Old New York (1940) as Girl
Steamboat inventor Robert Fulton shows up in New York in 1807. Tavern keeper (Faye) believes in him, but her boyfriend (MacMurray) doesn't. All seems lost when sailors afraid of losing their jobs burn his boat.
The Great Profile (1940) as Debutante
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
Free, Blonde and 21 (1940) as Linda
Girl in 313 (1940) as Emmy Lou Bentley
Murder over New York (1940) as Mrs. Percy
When Charlie attends a police convention in New York he learns of sabotage slowing down production in aircraft plants. He, of course, enters the case.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939) as Girl
Michael Linnett Connors takes Molly Adair from Broadway understudy to 1913 Hollywood star. Although she is in love with him, she marries her co-star reckoning wrongly Connors thinks of her only in terms of movies. He fires her in pique, apparently terminally damaging his career.
Elsa Maxwell's Hotel for Women (1939) as Miss Wilson
Guests at a women''''s residence club help a jilted small-town girl turn to modeling.
Wife, Husband and Friend (1939) as Mrs. Price
A husband and wife train to be opera singers.
Up the River (1938) as Martha Graham
Card sharps Chipper Morgan (Preston Foster) and Darby Randall (Arthur Treacher) pick the wrong victim, Detective Willis (Alan Dinehart), on a transatlantic crossing, and are arrested upon docking in New York and returned up the river to Rockwell Prison, their old alma mater. They had played brilliant football for "dear old Pen" during their prior semesters, and prison coach Slim Nelson (Slim Summerville) is happy to see them back for graduate work, especially with the annual grudge game with Larson State Pen coming up. Willis, who has been named the new warden for Rockwell, gives them soft jobs and then places a large bet on the Larson eleven. Both Chipper and Darby feel badly about the raw deal handed fellow "student" Tommy Grant (Tony Martin) and his sweetheart, Helen (Phyllis Brooks), who were innocently caught up in a phoney pension racket ran by swindlers Jeffrey Mitchell (Sidney Toler) and Ray Douglas (Robert Allen), and were both jailed. When Phyllis is released from Stillwell Prison for Women, she tells Tommy about the two men and their racket, and he decides to escape, even though he has only a month more to serve, and put an end to their scheme. He plans his break for the night of the prison's "varsity show" and tells Chipper and Darby, who promise to help him. But the pair tie up Tommy and make the break themselves, dressed as women. They go to Springfield, save the victim's money, get a confession from Mitchell and Douglas clearing Tommy and Helen, turn them over to the sheriff...and race back to Rockwell to find their team behind 14-9 late in the game. Can they lead old Rockwell to a comeback victory?
Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938) as Girl at recital
A forward thinking bandleader fights to make ragtime respectable.
Song and Dance Man (1936) as Showgirl
Piernas de seda (1935) as Bailarina
Redheads on Parade (1935) as Stenographer

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