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In this musical drama, a construction worker becomes the guardian of a 12-year old girl after one of his buddies is killed. She and he head to New York to look for her uncle, a vaudevillian. With the help of a good pal, they soon find the uncle. The three searchers encounter trouble when the pal uses all their money to buy a ramshackle restaurant. Fortunately, the construction worker saves them by turning the dump into a red hot night spot. Songs include: "I Haven't The Time To Be A Millionaire", "Meet The Sun Halfway", "April Played The Fiddle", "The Pessimistic Character (With The Crab Apple Face)", "If I Had My Way", "Ida, Sweet As Apple Cider", and "Rings On My Fingers".

  1. David Butler

    Director, Story

  2. William M. Conselman

    Story

  3. James V. Kern

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bing Crosby

    Bing Crosby

    Buzz Blackwell

  2. Gloria Jean

    Gloria Jean

    Patricia Johnson

  3. Charles Winninger

    Charles Winninger

    Joe Johnson

  4. Nana Bryant

    Nana Bryant

    Marian Johnson

  5. Allyn Joslyn

    Allyn Joslyn

    Jarvis Johnson

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If I Had My Way

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Status Released

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  • May 5, 1940
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

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