Dance With Me, Henry

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"It's a crazy, mixed-up comedy carnival!"
  • NR
  • 1956
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 5.6  (891)

Dance With Me, Henry is a 1956 American musical comedy film directed by Charles Barton and produced by Huntington Hartford. The film stars the popular comedic duo of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, as well as child actress Gigi Perreau. The film tells the story of a young orphan named Selma who is taken in by Abbott and Costello's character, Harry and Willie. The two men are vaudeville performers who have fallen on hard times and are struggling to maintain their act. They take Selma in as a way to earn money from the government's financial assistance program for foster parents.

Through a series of comical mishaps, Selma helps revive their act and the trio sets off to perform in a small town. Along the way, they encounter a number of obstacles, including a rival performer who tries to outdo them at every turn.

Despite the challenges, they manage to put on a successful show and win the hearts of the small-town audience. The film ends with Harry and Willie adopting Selma and the three of them continuing on with their vaudeville act.

One of the highlights of the film is the musical numbers, which feature Abbott and Costello's signature comedic style. The film also showcases the talents of Perreau, who was a popular child actress at the time.

Overall, Dance With Me, Henry is a feel-good comedy that showcases the enduring popularity of Abbott and Costello's comedic partnership. The film is a lighthearted romp that is sure to leave audiences smiling.

Dance With Me, Henry is a 1956 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.6.

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    1 hr 20 min
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    5.6  (891)