Swing High, Swing Low (1937)

imdb rating6.3Rotten Tomatoes rating60%
In Panama, Maggie King meets soldier Skid Johnson on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate. The two become involved in a nightclub brawl which causes Maggie to miss her ship back to the States. Now stranded, she's forced to move in with Skid and his pal Harry. She soon falls in love with Skid. Skid gets a job playing the trumpet at a local club and becomes a big success. Fame and fortune go to his head which eventually destroys his relationship Maggie and his career.

Director

Mitchell Leisen

Cast

Carole Lombard - Maggie King
Fred MacMurray - Skid Johnson
Charles Butterworth - Harry
Jean Dixon - Ella
Dorothy Lamour - Anita Alvarez
Harvey Stephens - Harvey Howell
Cecil Cunningham - Murphy
Charles Arnt - Georgie Herman
Franklin Pangborn - Henri
Anthony Quinn - The Don
Charles Judels - Tony Morelli
Lee Bowman - El Greco Patron (uncredited)
Gino Corrado - Tony's Italian Friend (uncredited)
Dennis O'Keefe - Purser (uncredited)
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