Three Little Words
Fred Astaire won a Golden Globe for his performance as sidelined magician Bert Kalmar, who meets aspiring baseball player Harry Ruby (Red Skelton). The pair start writing tunes together, embarking on a long roller-coaster partnership. MGM's musical biography about one of Tin Pan Alley's legendary songwriting teams earned an Oscar nod for Best Score. The supporting cast includes Arlene Dahl, Keenan Wynn and Debbie Reynolds in her big-screen debut.
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- Richard Thorpe
- 1951 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
- 1951 Academy Award®
- Best Music Score nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1, Full Screen 1.37:1Subtitles
French, Spanish (Neutral), EnglishClosed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; scene access; interactive menus; trailer; making-of featurettes.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it