Flying Down To Rio
Price: $4.98 / €3.59
Comedy / Musical (1933) 89 minutes ~ Black & White
Aviator and band leader Roger Bond is forever getting his group fired for flirting with the lady guests. When he falls for Brazilian beauty Belinha de Rezende it appears to be for real, even though she is already engaged. His Yankee Clippers band is hired to open the new Hotel Atlântico in Rio and Roger offers to fly Belinha part way home. After a mechanical breakdown and forced landing, Roger is confident and makes his move, but Belinha plays hard to get. She can't seem to decide between Roger and her fiance Júlio. When performing the airborne production number to mark the Hotel's opening, Júlio gets some intriguing ideas...
Director: Thornton Freeland
Writers: Lou Brock (story), Anne Caldwell (play), Cyril Hume (screen play), H.W. Hanemann (screen play) and Erwin S. Gelsey (screenplay)
Stars: Dolores del Rio, Gene Raymond and Raul Roulien