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Swing Time is a musical film released on August27, 1936 and produced by RKO.  The film was directed by George Stevens and was written by Erwin Gelsey, Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott. Swing Time was produced by Pandro S. Berman, and starred Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers

Swing Time isabout a performer in New York Citywho works for the money needed to marry his fiancee, but falls in love withanother dancer along the way.  Afterits release the film received 2 nominations,and celebrated one win and one Academy Award in1937 for Best Music, Original Song.

It was given an MPAA rating of NR and runs 103 minutes.

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review by . March 31, 2011
Not to be carried away, but this is one of the best musicals Hollywood has ever produced
"Listen," says exasperated dance teacher Penny Carroll to her two-left feet customer, Lucky Garnett, "No one could teach you to dance in a million years. Take my advice and save your money!"       We can't help smiling because Penny is played by Ginger Rogers, and the clumsy Lucky, who saw Penny on the street and was smitten, then finagled his way to the dance studio to meet her, is Fred Astaire. But Penny's boss overhears her comment and fires …
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