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Abie's Irish Rose


Abie's Irish Rose, the surprise hit of the 1922-23 Broadway season, was old-fashioned when it was first filmed in 1928, and this 1946 remake, though updated by playwright Anne Nichols, was even more anachronistic. It's the story of what happens when Jewish-American Abie Levy ([[Performer~P53024~Richard Norris~richardnorris]]) marries Irish-Catholic Rosemary Murphy ([[Performer~P20199~Joanne Dru~joannedru]], in her film debut). At first, Abie and Rosemary try to hide their ethnic differences from their...more