Flying Down to Rio (1933) (Movie)

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Flying Down to Rio
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Flying Down to Rio is a 1933 American Pre-Code RKO musical film noted for being the first screen pairing of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, although Dolores del Río and Gene Raymond received top billing and the leading roles. Among the featured players Franklin Pangborn and Eric Blore are notable. The songs in the film were written by Vincent Youmans (music) and Gus Kahn and Edward Eliscu (lyrics), with musical direction and additional music by Max Steiner. This is the only film in which screen veteran Rogers was billed above famed Broadway dancer Astaire. Wikipedia


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Flying Down to Rio is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films based on plays, Films made before the MPAA Production Code, 1933 films, 1930s romantic comedy films, 1930s musical films, American romantic comedy films, American musical comedy films and American romantic musical films.

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Fred Ayres: Wait a minute. Wait a minute. This is really good news. Rog has outdone himself.
Honey Hale: I'll bet he's broken both legs running after two women at the same time.


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