White Christmas

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Plot – Two comrades-in-arms have started a variety-show company and are hired for the Christmas party at the ‘Snow Paradise’,a hotel in the mountains,that is desert because…there is no snow. The owner of the hotel is their ex-general,but now he is near bankruptcy. In the name of comradeship,the two guys work hard on the party,which is a true success. Moreover,the snow and the love arrive.

Movie Info

Title White Christmas

Year 1954

Director Michael Curtiz

GenreComedy, Musical, Romance

Top 16 Quotes of “White Christmas” Movie

“In some ways you’re far superior to my Cocker Spaniel.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis

“- Major General Thomas F. Waverly: I got along very well in the Army without you.
– Emma Allen: It took 15,000 men to take my place.”

Dean Jagger – Major General Thomas F. Waverly
Mary Wickes – Emma Allen

“I want you to get married. I want you to have nine children. And if you only spend five minutes a day with each kid, that’s forty-five minutes, and I’d at least have time to go out and get a massage or something.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis

“- Phil Davis: We wouldn’t be any good as generals.
– Major General Thomas F. Waverly: You weren’t any good as privates.”

Dean Jagger – Major General Thomas F. Waverly

“- Phil Davis: How can a guy that ugly have the nerve to have sisters?
– Bob Wallace: Very brave parents, I guess.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Bing Crosby – Bob Wallace

“Well, I’m more the ‘I-don’t-mind-pushing-my-best-friend-into-but-I’m-scared-stiff-when-I-get-anywhere-close-to-it-myselfing’ kind.” Danny Kaye – Phil Davis

“May all your Christmases be white. Merry Christmas!” Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Bob Wallace – Bob Wallace
Rosemary Clooney – Betty Haynes
Vera-Ellen – Judy Haynes

“- Phil Davis: We seem to be getting a little mixed up.
– Judy Haynes: Maybe it’s the music.
– Phil Davis: Maybe it isn’t only the music.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Vera-Ellen – Judy Haynes

“- Bob Wallace: How do you do?
– Doris: Mutual, I’m sure.”

Bing Crosby – Bob Wallace
Barrie Chase – Doris Lenz

“Now the crooner is becoming the comic!”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis

“Vermont must be beautiful this time of year…all that snow!”

Vera-Ellen – Judy Haynes

– Phil Davis: How much is “wow”?
– Bob Wallace: It’s right in between, uh, between “ouch” and “boing”.

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Bing Crosby – Bob Wallace

“- Phil Davis: All right, they didn’t go to college. They didn’t go to Smith.
– Bob Wallace: Go to Smith? She couldn’t even spell it.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Bing Crosby – Bob Wallace

Well, I like that! Without so much as a “kiss my foot” or “have an apple”.

Barrie Chase – Doris Lenz

“- Phil Davis: My dear partner, when what’s left of you gets around to what’s left to be gotten, what’s left to be gotten won’t be worth getting, whatever it is you’ve got left.
– Bob Wallace: When I figure out what that means, I’ll come up with a crushing reply.”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Bing Crosby – Bob Wallace

“- Phil Davis: How can you stop an angry dog from biting you on Monday?
– Betty Haynes: That joke is old. The answer is to kill the dog on Sunday!
– Phil Davis: That’s not the way to stop a dog from biting you on Monday!
– Betty Haynes: How would you bring the thing about?
– Phil Davis: Have the doggy’s teeth pulled out!”

Danny Kaye – Phil Davis
Rosemary Clooney – Betty Haynes