Rhythm in the Air (1936)

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A young riveter working high up on a steel girder watches a girl practicing a tap-dance in a building opposite, and while applauding her, he loses his balance, falls and breaks an ankle. As part of his recovery the girl gives him tap dancing lessons.

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