Holiday Inn

views updated

Holiday Inn ★★★ 1942

Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby are rival song-and-dance men who decide to work together to turn a Connecticut farm into an inn, open only on holidays. Remade in 1954 as “White Christmas.” ♫White Christmas; Be Careful, It's My Heart; Plenty to Be Thankful For; Abraham, Abraham; Let's Say It With Firecrackers; I Gotta Say I Love You Cause I Can't Tell A Lie; Let's Start the New Year Right; Happy Holidays; Song of Freedom. 101m/B VHS, DVD . Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Walter Abel, Virginia Dale; D: Mark Sandrich. Oscars ‘42: Song (“White Christmas”).