April in Paris

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April in Paris ★★ 1952

Dynamite Jackson (Day), a chorus girl accidentally sent by the State Department to perform in Paris, meets S. Winthrop Putnam (Bolger), a timid fellow trapped in an unpleasant marriage. They eventually sing and dance their way to warm feelings as they begin a lifelong romance and live happily ever after. 100m/C VHS . Doris Day, Ray Bolger, Claude Dauphin, Eve Miller, George Givot, Paul Harvey; D: David Butler; W: Jack Rose, Melville Shavelson.