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22/12/1933 "Flying Down to Rio" premieres in NYC

Flying Down to Rio was most memorable for the title number, with airplane wing-dancing/walking, skimpily-attired chorus girls atop biplane wings. The movie was also notable in that the movie's sexy star, Dolores Del Rio, was the first major star to wear a two-piece women's bathing suit ever seen onscreen. The movie premiered in New York City.


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