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Tin Pan Alley (1940)

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94 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Songwriters Calhoun and Harrigan get Katie and Lily Blane to introduce a new one. Lily goes to England, and Katy joins her after the boys give a new song to Nora Bayes. All are reunited when the boys, now in the army, show up in England.See moreSongwriters Calhoun and Harrigan get Katie and Lily Blane to introduce a new one. Lily goes to England, and Katy joins her after the boys give a new song to Nora Bayes. All are reunited when the boys, now in the army, show up in England. Written by Ed Stephan See less
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Director
Writers
Robert Ellis (screen play) | Helen Logan (screen play) | Pamela Harris (based on a story by)
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Updated Nov 22, 1940

Release date
Nov 29, 1940 (United States)

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50 cast members
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Alice Faye
Katie Blane Katie Blane   See fewer
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Betty Grable
Lily Blane Lily Blane   See fewer
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Jack Oakie
Harry Calhoun Harry Calhoun   See fewer
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John Payne
Skeets Harrigan Skeets Harrigan   See fewer
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Esther Ralston
Nora Bayes Nora Bayes   See fewer
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The Nicholas Brothers
Dance Specialty Dance Specialty   See fewer
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John Loder
Reggie Carstair Reggie Carstair   See fewer
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Elisha Cook Jr.
Joe Codd Joe Codd   See fewer
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Fred Keating
Harvey Raymond Harvey Raymond   See fewer
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Lillian Porter
Telephone Operator Telephone Operator   See fewer
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Princess Vanessa Ammon
Specialty Specialty   See fewer
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The Brian Sisters
Specialty (as Brian Sisters) Specialty (as Brian Sisters)   See fewer
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Roberts Brothers
Specialty Specialty   See fewer
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Tyler Brooke
Bert Melville Bert Melville   See fewer
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Hal K. Dawson
Hotel Clerk Hotel Clerk   See fewer
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William B. Davidson
Hotel Manager Hotel Manager   See fewer
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Lionel Pape
Lord Stanley Lord Stanley   See fewer
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Billy Bevan
Stage Doorman Stage Doorman   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Dumb Guy Dumb Guy   See fewer
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John Sheehan
Announcer Announcer   See fewer
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George Watts
Mike Buckner Mike Buckner   See fewer
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Ted Billings
Recruit Poster Peddler in Montage (uncredited) Recruit Poster Peddler in Montage (uncredited)   See fewer
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Betty Brian
One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited) One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doris Brian
One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited) One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gwen Brian
One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited) One of The Brian Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Callahan
Newsboy (uncredited) Newsboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maurice Costello
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklyn Farnum
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Flavin
Army Sergeant (uncredited) Army Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Nightclub Extra (uncredited) Nightclub Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kit Guard
Ringsider (uncredited) Ringsider (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Hall
Man Reading War Declaration Headline (uncredited) Man Reading War Declaration Headline (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Indrisano
Kid Skeets' Cornerman (uncredited) Kid Skeets' Cornerman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry McGrath
Referee (uncredited) Referee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat McKee
Two Punch Hogan (uncredited) Two Punch Hogan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bud Mercer
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Mercer
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Mercier
Bit Role (uncredited) Bit Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles R. Moore
Porter at Railroad Station (uncredited) Porter at Railroad Station (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fayard Nicholas
One of The Nicholas Brothers (uncredited) One of The Nicholas Brothers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Nicholas
One of The Nicholas Brothers (uncredited) One of The Nicholas Brothers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Roper
Fighter Nick Palerno (uncredited) Fighter Nick Palerno (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Stewart
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Strang
Marching Doughboy (uncredited) Marching Doughboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Tuttle
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Charles C. Wilson
Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited) Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 397 votes