|The Time, The Place And The Girl|
|Directed by||David Butler|
|Produced by||Alex Gottlieb|
|Written by|| Leonard Lee |
Agnes Christine Johnston
|Starring|| Dennis Morgan |
|Cinematography|| Arthur Edeson |
William V. Skall
|Edited by||Irene Morra|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Box office||$3.4 million (US rentals) or $4,831,000|
The Time, the Place and the Girl is a 1946 American musical film directed by David Butler.It is unrelated to the 1929 film The Time, the Place and the Girl .
Steve and Jeff are about to open a nightclub when a man named Martin Drew who represents conductor Ladislaus Cassel claims that Cassel, who is living next door, objects to the club's music and that it disturbs his granddaughter, Victoria, an aspiring opera singer.
It turns out that Cassel himself is fine with the club but Vicki's grandmother Lucia is against it. Cassel also urges Vicki not to marry Andrew, her fiance, without being certain. After she meets Steve, she is attracted to him. Steve has a girlfriend, Elaine Winters, who is trying to persuade John Braden, a rich Texan, to finance the club. Elaine is upset about Vicki's presence and threatens to marry Braden.
Jeff and his girlfriend, singer Sue Jackson, hope to get a new show off the ground, but both Vicky's grandmother and Steve's girl Elaine keeps interfering. Cassel offers to finance the show provided Vicky can be in it. Lucia is livid until she reluctantly attends the show, at which she is charmed and gives her approval.
According to Warner Bros. records, it was the studio's most popular film for 1946-47 earning $3,461,000 domestically and $1,370,000 foreign.
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