Chip Off the Old Block

1944 film by Charles Lamont / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Chip Off the Old Block is 1944 American comedy musical film starring Donald O'Connor, Peggy Ryan, and Ann Blyth. It was Blyth's film debut.[1]

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Chip Off the Old Block
Directed byCharles Lamont
Screenplay byEugene Conrad
Leo Townsend[1]
Story byRobert Arthur[1]
Produced byBernard W. Burton
StarringDonald O'Connor
Peggy Ryan
Ann Blyth
CinematographyCharles Van Enger
Edited byCharles Maynard
Music byLarry Russell
Color processBlack and white
Universal Pictures
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • February 1, 1944 (1944-02-01)
Running time
71 minutes
CountryUnited States

The son of a strict Navy man, O'Connor falls in love with a girl from a performing family (Ann Blyth). In the end, the families learn to accept their differences and they are allowed to be in love freely.