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The Ice Follies of 1939 (1939) was a Musical - Drama Film directed by Reinhold Schünzel and produced by Harry Rapf.

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The Ice Follies of 1939

By RBuccicone on Apr 11, 2012 From MacGuffin Movies

The Ice Follies of 1939 ????? If the idea of Joan Crawford and Jimmy Stewart as ice-skating pros excites you, The Ice Follies of 1939 will disappoint you. Despite their characters’ professed careers, the actors do not really do as much on the ice as their body doubles do, nor as much as the In... Read full article


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Larry Hall: Stars are a million miles apart; they never touch. They live away from each other, cold and lonely - like we'll have to do.


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A large number of actors listed in studio records did not appear in the movie: Charles Williams (Max Morton), Eddie Conrad (Hal Gibbs), Mary Forbes (Lady Hilda), Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer (Small Boy), Darla Hood (Sister) and Armand Kaliz (Count). The movie was heavily edited; 'Joan Crawford' recorded three songs, all of which were cut.
None of the three main stars could skate; the screenplay was written with this in mind.
Thanks to a brief color segment, first time audiences had seen Joan Crawford in anything but black and white.
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