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The Great American Broadcast

1941 Rated NR 1hr 30m

Ambitious radio executives Rix Martin (John Payne) and Chuck Hadley (Jack Oakie) struggle to compete against the big broadcasters, but Rix and his wife, Vicki (Alice Faye), have a bitter falling out when she turns to an old flame for a loan to support the failing station. Vicki finds success as a singer and reunites with Rix onstage when Chuck organizes the country's first coast-to-coast radio broadcast. Cesar Romero also stars.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.