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Rio Rita (1942 film)

1942 comedy film directed by S. Sylvan Simon

Rio Rita is a 1942 film about two men who run into some Nazi-agents, who want to smuggle bombs into the USA from a Mexican border hotel.

Directed by S. Sylvan Simon. Written by Richard Connell, Gladys Lehman, and John Grant.
Lookout Army, watch out Navy, America's No. 1 comics have deserted...Now they're Rummios!  (taglines)

DialogueEdit

'Wishy: If I'm the one that gets killed, get twenty-five beautiful girls to walk around me.
'Doc': Why?
'Wishy': If I don't get up, then you know I'm dead.

Ricardo Montera: [Referring to Rita] who is she?
Golfer: You got me brother!
Ricardo Montera: I don't want you brother!

TaglinesEdit

  • THERE'S Monkey Business GOING ON!
  • Lookout Army, watch out Navy, America's No. 1 comics have deserted...Now they're Rummios!
  • "SENORITA...I'M CRAZY with LOVE FOR YOU"—BUD "HE'S CRAZY ALRIGHT...BUT I'm your DAISY"—LOU
  • Songs: "RIO RITA" "LONG BEFORE YOU EVER CAME ALONG" "UNUSUAL WEATHER" "The SHADOW SONG"
  • LOU'S in LOVE! AND BUD PONDERS WHO'S the SIMP

CastEdit

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