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Words and Music (1948)

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Release Date: Dec 31, 1998 Wide

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The life stories of Broadway tunesmiths Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart are prettified for the screen in MGM's Words and Music. Billed fourth, the colorless Tom Drake plays Rodgers, but never mind that: the film belongs to Mickey Rooney, as the dynamic, self-destructive Lorenz Hart. Understandably, Hart's bisexuality is downplayed. According to MGM, his biggest problem in life is that he was never satisfied with his work. We are, however, especially when those great Rodgers & Hart tunes are

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When Judy shows up for her two numbers the movie lives, a very few of the other numbers are okay but the rest is some of the worst stuff MGM ever turned out. Mickey Rooney is just awful.
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