This Week in Classic Movies on the Radio, Dec 26 - Jan 1

12/29 -  Anchors Aweigh - Lux Radio Theater (click here to listen at the Internet Archive)
Year: 1947
Starring: Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson
Genre: Musical comedy
Summary: Attempting to impress a rising young singer, two sailors make a false promise that conductor Jose Iturbi will audition her.
Trivia: The principals reprise their roles from the 1945 film.

01/01 -  Holiday Inn  - Screen Guild Theater (click here to listen at the Internet Archive)
Year: 1943
Starring: Bing Crosby, Dinah Shore
Summary: The proprietor of an inn that opens only on holidays must woo the star of his floor show before she leaves.
Trivia: This broadcast is mostly musical highlights from the film, not much dialogue. It is more akin to The Railroad Hour in that respect.


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