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Rio Rita

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[[Feature~V41481~Rio Rita~riorita]], an expensive filmization of the legendary [[Performer~P212155~Florenz Ziegfeld~florenzziegfeld]]-produced Broadway musical of 1928, was the first major production for fledgling RKO Radio Studios. [[Performer~P16860~Bebe Daniels~bebedaniels]] plays Rita, an Irish-Mexican girl (with thick Hispanic accent) who oversees a large ranch near the Mexican border. Rita's brother ([[Performer~P1240~Don Alvorado~donalvarado]]) is suspected of being "The Kinkajou," a notorious...more

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