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Title of the Film ST. LOUIS BLUES
Alternative Titles BEST OF THE BLUES
English Titles  
Year of Release 1939
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 77
Length (in meters) 2123
Colour b/w
Genre Musical, comedy
Based on/Source Story by Eleanore Griffin, William Rankin
Production Companies Paramount Pictures
Producer(s) Jeff Lazarus
Director Raoul Walsh
Cast Dorothy Lamour, Lloyd Nolan, Tito Guizar, Jerome Cowan
Literature Motion Picture Herald, 28 January 1939
New York Times, 3 February 1939
Kinematograph Weekly, 16 March 1939
Times, 27 March 1939
Monthly Film Bulletin, April 1939
Special notes Director of photography: Theodor Sparkuhl

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