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The Thrill of Brazil, also known as Dancing Down to Rio, is a 1946 American musical film directed by S. Sylvan Simon for Columbia Pictures and starring Evelyn Keyes, Keenan Wynn, and Ann Miller.[1]

The Thrill of Brazil
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Directed byS. Sylvan Simon
Produced bySidney Biddell
Allen Rivkin
Written byHarry Clork
Devery Freeman
Allen Rivkin
StarringEvelyn Keyes
Keenan Wynn
Ann Miller
Music byLeo Arnaud (uncredited)
CinematographyCharles Lawton Jr.
Edited byCharles Nelson
Release date
  • September 6, 1946 (1946-09-06)
Running time
91 minutes
CountryUnited States


Plot summaryEdit

Vicki Dean (Evelyn Keyes), is the soon to be divorced wife of theatrical manager Steve Farraugh (Keenan Wynn). While mounting a big musical spectacular in Brazil, Farraugh simultaneously campaigns to win back his wife. The couple encounters romantic interference from tap-dancer Linda Lorens (Ann Miller).[2]



  1. ^ "The Thrill of Brazil". TCM. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
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