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Film title: The Five Pennies
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Language: English
Plot: Based on the life of trumpeter Red Nichols, this sentimental biopic set in the 1920s stars Danny Kaye as a horn player with grand musical ambitions. But on the cusp of stardom, the musician leaves his dreams behind after his daughter develops polio.

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The Five Pennies Cast & Crew

Susan Gordon
as Dorothy Nichols - Ages 6 to 8
Tuesday Weld
as Dorothy Nichols - Age 13
Ray Anthony
as Jimmy Dorsey
Ray Daley
as Glenn Miller