Ginger Rogers in "Gold Diggers of 1933". This number ("I’ve Got To Sing A Torch Song") ended up cut out of the movie.
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Joan Crawford on the set of Torch Song (1953)
There are love songs and there are torch songs. Love songs are dispatches from the throes of infatuation, all big struts and perfect smirks. Torch songs, on the other hand, come after the break-up,...
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Torch Song (dir. Charles Walters, MGM 1953)
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