My Gal Sal DVD
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Fanciful musical biopic casts Victor Mature as Tin Pan Alley songsmith Paul Dresser, following his rise from medicine show huckster to purveyor of tunes popularized by chanteuse Sally Elliott (Rita Hayworth). Score includes "On the Banks of the Wabash," "Mr. Volunteer," and the title tune. Carole Landis, Phil Silvers, and James Gleason co-star in this adaptation of the memoir by the composer's brother, novelist Theodore Dreiser. 104 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.