Swing It, Professor

Swing It, Professor (also known as Swing It, Buddy) is an independently produced 1937 musical comedy directed by Marshall Neilan and starring Pinky Tomlin. The film capitalised on the swing dance craze.


An out-of-work music professor formerly of "Brownell College" takes on a new gig at a nightclub to learn more about swing music (a form of music he initially detests) and falls in love with the owner's girlfriend. Meanwhile, the professor's girlfriend falls in love with the nightclub owner.