Breaking the Ice

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Breaking the Ice ★★ 1938

Unlikely mixture of Mennonites and a big city ice skating show. Young man leaves the farm to get a job singing at the rink. Musical numbers abound with backing by Victor Young and his Orchestra. 79m/B VHS . Bobby Breen, Charlie Ruggles, Dolores Costello, Billy Gilbert, Margaret Hamilton, Jonathan Hale; D: Edward F. (Eddie) Cline; W: Mary C. McCall, Bernard Schubert, Manuel Seff; C: Jack MacKenzie; M: Victor Young.