Holiday in Havana (1949)

  |  Comedy, Musical

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Carlos Estrada, a busboy in a Cuban hotel who wants to become a composer, is rebuffed by Mama Valdez when he tries to get her daughter, singer-dancer Lolita Veldez, to use one of his songs.... See full summary »

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3 February 2004 | DonFreidle
Rhumba Fantastico!
Dance, Ricky, Dance!

Finally, Desi can shine without being weighed down by the supremely untalented Lucille Ball. She could make a Pumpkin Pie taste like a Rice Cake. Her acting skills are on a par with Lili Tomlin and Jane Curtain. Anchors all, bringing down their co-stars with the weight of a large Carnie size boat.

Go see this movie.

See Desi dance!

He Rhumbas the night away.

This latin lover puts the spice back in spicy.

Holiday in Havana is like a fabulous festival for my VCR. It likes this movie so much that I can't seem to eject the tape. Apparently Panasonic gives this movie 2 gigantic thumbs up.


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15 October 1949



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