"Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous stars of the theatre and films appear and host a recreational center for servicemen during the war. Dakota meets a pretty young hostess, Eileen, and they enjoy the many entertainers and a growing romance.
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Did You Know?
Most of the cameo appearances in this movie were filmed at the RKO Radio Pictures studio at Culver City in CA, but a few such as Benny Goodman
's were filmed in New York City, the home of the real Stage Door Canteen which was located on 44th Street. See more
These people represent the flesh and spirit that stopped the Germans at Stalingrad. Did I say 'stopped'? I meant 'exterminated'!
All rights granted by the American Theater Wing which gratefully acknowledges and credits the producers, stars and members of all the theatrical unions, guilds, crafts and associations for their participation in the creation and continuance of the original Stage Door Canteen. See more
Many prints run at 93 minutes, cutting out many performances. See more
Featured in Showbiz Goes to War
Ave Maria, Op.52 No.6
Music by Franz Schubert
Played by Yehudi Menuhin
on violin with piano accompaniment See more