My Gal Sal (1942) - Rotten Tomatoes

My Gal Sal1942

My Gal Sal (1942)





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Set during the colorful late 19th century, this musical biopic offers a fictionalized account of the love affair between songwriter Paul Dresser and a beautiful chanteuse.


Rita Hayworth
as Sally Elliott
Victor Mature
as Paul Dresser
Carole Landis
as Mae Collins
Mona Maris
as Countess Rossini
John Sutton
as Fred Haviland
James Gleason
as Pat Hawley
Walter Catlett
as Col. Truckee
Frank Orth
as McGuinness
Stanley Andrews
as Mr. Dreiser
Margaret Moffat
as Mrs. Dreiser
John Kelly
as John L. Sullivan
Curt Bois
as De Rochemont
Gregory Gaye
as Mons. Garnier
Hermes Pan
as Specialty Dancer
Robert Lowery
as Sally's Friend
Dorothy Dearing
as Sally's Friend
Ted North
as Sally's Friend
Roseanne Murray
as Sally's Friend
Harry Strang
as Bartender
Lawrence Wheat
as Stage Door Man
Billy Wayne
as Delivery Man
Edward McNamara
as Policeman
Edgar Dearing
as Policeman
Larry Wheat
as Stage Door Man
Eddy Waller
as Buggy Driver
Barry Downing
as Theodore
Billy Curtis
as Midget Driver
Tommy Cotton
as Midget Footman
Paul E. Burns
as Ferris Wheel Operator
George Melford
as Conductor
Charles Tannen
as Hotel Clerk
Delos Jewkes
as Quartet
Gene Ramey
as Quartet
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Critic Reviews for My Gal Sal

All Critics (3)

Victor Mature remains a fairly underrated actor, so it's not picking on him to state that he wasn't the best fit for this film.

August 10, 2021 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

A splendidly beautiful movie. [Full Review in Spanish]

September 17, 2019 | Full Review…

This musical extravaganza starring the gorgeous looking Rita Hayworth, made by Fox in WWII, won the Oscar Award for Art Direction.

February 8, 2013 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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