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Hallelujah, I'm a Bum

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[[Performer~P36019~Al Jolson's~aljolson]] "comeback" picture Hallelujah, I'm a Bum is an offbeat Depression-era concoction with script by [[Performer~P93876~Ben Hecht~benhecht]] and S.N. Behrmann and music and lyrics by [[Performer~P108630~Richard Rodgers~richardrodgers]] and [[Performer~P93605~Lorenz Hart~lorenzhart]]. Jolson plays a genial hobo who wanders happily around Central Park, neither seeking nor accepting honest employment. He is imbued with a sense of responsibility when he rescues pretty...more

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