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Hitchhike to Happiness (1945)

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74 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

A famous radio singer takes time off from her career and returns to New York City to visit with old friends, who don't know she's a famous singer (she uses a stage name). She falls in love with a struggling songwriter (who also doesn't ...See moreA famous radio singer takes time off from her career and returns to New York City to visit with old friends, who don't know she's a famous singer (she uses a stage name). She falls in love with a struggling songwriter (who also doesn't know she's a famous singer), and sets out to get his songs into a play that some producers want her to be in. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Writers
Jack Townley (screen play) | Manuel Seff (based on original story by) (as Manny Seff) | Jerry Horwin (based on original story by)
Cinematographer
Jack A. Marta (as Jack Marta)
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Updated Jul 16, 1945

Release date
Jul 16, 1945 (United States)

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61 cast members
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Al Pearce
Kipling 'Kippy' Ellis Kipling 'Kippy' Ellis   See fewer
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Dale Evans
Alice Chase Alice Chase   See fewer
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Stanley Brown
Joe Mitchell (as Brad Taylor) Joe Mitchell (as Brad Taylor)   See fewer
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William Frawley
Sandy Hill Sandy Hill   See fewer
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Jerome Cowan
Tony Riggs Tony Riggs   See fewer
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William Trenk
Ladislaus Prenska (as Willie Trenk) Ladislaus Prenska (as Willie Trenk)   See fewer
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Arlene Harris
Dolly Ward Dolly Ward   See fewer
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Joyce Compton
Joan Randall Joan Randall   See fewer
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Maude Eburne
Mrs. Randall Mrs. Randall   See fewer
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Irving Bacon
Dennis Colby Dennis Colby   See fewer
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Lynne Romer
Specialty Act (as The Romer Twins) Specialty Act (as The Romer Twins)   See fewer
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Jean Romer
Specialty Act (as The Romer Twins, Jeasnne Romer) Specialty Act (as The Romer Twins, Jeasnne Romer)   See fewer
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Bill Alcorn
Specialty Dancer (uncredited) Specialty Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Alden
Call Boy (uncredited) Call Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Melva Anstead
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Ash
Stage Manager (uncredited) Stage Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Boyce
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Roy Brent
Man in Bar (uncredited) Man in Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Byron
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Horace B. Carpenter
Stage Doorman (uncredited) Stage Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Martha Carroll
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wheaton Chambers
Sam Jones (uncredited) Sam Jones (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Dillon
Ryan (uncredited) Ryan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobbie Dorree
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenne Duncan
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Al Eben
Smith (uncredited) Smith (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Emery
Maria, the Maid (uncredited) Maria, the Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Geraldine Farnum
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Jack Gargan
Brown (uncredited) Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Golden
Davis (uncredited) Davis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harriette Haddon
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Fred Howard
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Rosemonde James
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Marian Kerrigan
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Mike Lally
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Nolan Leary
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Wilbur Mack
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Frank Mayo
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Moorhouse
Publisher (uncredited) Publisher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rose Marie Morel
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Charles Murray Jr.
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Joe Niemeyer
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Wendell Niles
Wendell Niles (uncredited) Wendell Niles (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Pepper
Cashier (uncredited) Cashier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patti Posten
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beverly Reedy
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arlyn Roberts
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Rundquist
Truck Driver (uncredited) Truck Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Santley
Thompson (uncredited) Thompson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Syd Saylor
Man on Street (uncredited) Man on Street (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Scott
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George Sherwood
Desk Sergeant (uncredited) Desk Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Steers
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Dorothy Stevens
Show Girl (uncredited) Show Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Strong
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sheila Stuart
Secretary (uncredited) Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dale Van Sickel
Stage Hand (uncredited) Stage Hand (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Wald
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gayne Whitman
Radio Program Announcer (uncredited) Radio Program Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert J. Wilke
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Charles Williams
Park Magician (uncredited) Park Magician (uncredited)   See fewer
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4.4 / 10 | 11 votes