Flying Down to Rio (1933)
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Flying Down to Rio (1933)

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First teaming of Oscar-winning duo Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers ("Top Hat," "The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle") in this Oscar-nominated musical about a dance-band leader who finds love and success in Brazil.
Genres Comedy, Romance, Music/Musical
Director Thornton Freeland
Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Dolores DelRio, Gene Raymond View More
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Movie Summary

First teaming of Oscar-winning duo Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers ("Top Hat," "The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle") in this Oscar-nominated musical about a dance-band leader who finds love and success in Brazil.
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Movie Details

Genres Comedy, Romance, Music/Musical
Director Thornton Freeland
Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Dolores DelRio, Gene Raymond, Raul Roulien, Blanche Friderici, Walter Walker, Etta Moten, Roy D'Arcy
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1933
VUDU Release Date 05/15/2009
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Running Time 89 minutes
Language English
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