Up Goes Maisie (1946)

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After graduating college Maisie becomes involved both professionally and personally Joe Morton, who's just developed a revolutionary helicopter.

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  • George Murphy and Ann Sothern in Up Goes Maisie (1946)
  • Garry Owen and Ann Sothern in Up Goes Maisie (1946)
  • George Murphy and Ann Sothern in Up Goes Maisie (1946)
  • George Murphy and Ann Sothern in Up Goes Maisie (1946)
  • Hillary Brooke and Stephen McNally in Up Goes Maisie (1946)
  • Hillary Brooke, George Murphy, and Ann Sothern in Up Goes Maisie (1946)

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28 December 2013 | bkoganbing
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| Even a novice can fly this helicopter
World War II is over and Maisie Ravier is now finished her Rosie the Riveteer thing and is looking for more traditional employment for women. She's even enrolled in a business school and got her diploma. But when she goes job hunting all the potential bosses see a former showgirl and a quick roll in the hay. In order to get a job and keep the wolves at bay Ann Sothern dresses down and gets a job working for George Murphy.

Where to her complete surprise she finds her past experience in a war plant a real asset. Murphy is designing a brand helicopter and it's a hush hush project. But he doesn't know that tycoon Paul Harvey and his daughter Hillary Brooke are looking to steal it for themselves. Murphy's even got a Quisling in his own ranks.

This is one of the best of the Maisie series with Sothern given some really good comic bits to work with. She gets slipped a Mickey Finn and does a great drunk act with tips no doubt from Red Skelton until she plunges into a swimming pool. The climax of the film is having Sothern fly Murphy's helicopter. It must be a good machine if a flying novice can handle it.

One of the problems of the Maisie series is that she's gotten involved with some man in each of the films. But this is the first one where Sothern actually got a formal marriage proposal. And you know it once again didn't take because there was one more in the series that was so popular at MGM.

But as Maisie Sothern is at the top of her game in Up Goes Maisie.

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