The Fabulous Dorseys

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  • NR
  • 1947
  • 1 hr 28 min
  • 5.6  (548)

Jimmy and Tommy grow up in a mining town, but their father recognizes their talent and insists they learn music. Unfortunately, their sibling rivalry keeps them from reaching true heights. When their father dies, the boys have to reevaluate their commitment to fame and to each other. They become great bandleaders during the swing era, but through it all they bicker and feud. Then they split up. But their story doesn't end there. This is a dramatized biography of The Dorsey Brothers, starring the real Dorsey Brothers. Filled with musical numbers, the film is a whimsical walk down memory lane.

The Fabulous Dorseys
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Jimmy and Tommy grow up in a mining town, but their father recognizes their talent and insists they learn music. Unfortunately, their sibling rivalry keeps them from reaching true heights. When their father dies, the boys have to reevaluate their commitment to fame and to each other. They become great bandleaders during the swing era, but through it all they bicker and feud. Then they split up. But their story doesn't end there. This is a dramatized biography of The Dorsey Brothers, starring the real Dorsey Brothers. Filled with musical numbers, the film is a whimsical walk down memory lane.

The Fabulous Dorseys is a 1947 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 28 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.6.

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  • Release Date
    1947
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 28 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.6  (548)