Hellzapoppin' (1941)

SwingFlix reviews the pinnacle Lindy Hop movie, Hellzapoppin! Olsen and Johnson, a pair of stage comedians, try to turn their play into a movie and bring together a young couple in love, while breaking the fourth wall every step of the way.

This movie is well known for the amazing Lindy Hop performance by Whitey's Lindy Hoppers and less known for an appearance by Dean Collins. Is the movie worth a full viewing? Let's find out.

Reviewed by Spuds, Zain, Ellen and Ben

Starring Martha Raye, Jr. Elisha Cook, Shemp Howard, Mischa Auer

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