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Bing Crosby Bing Crosby
C. K. Dexter-Haven
Grace Kelly Grace Kelly
Tracy Lord
Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra
Mike Connor
Celeste Holm Celeste Holm
Liz Imbrie
John Lund John Lund
George Kittredge
Louis Calhern Louis Calhern
Uncle Willie
Sidney Blackmer Sidney Blackmer
Seth Lord
Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong
Louis Armstrong


Written by
John Patrick John Patrick
(screenplay)
Philip Barry Philip Barry
(play)


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High Society

8 years, 3 months ago at Aug 24 19:49
By the time High Society was released the MGM musical machine was already in the midst of breaking down, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the whole thing is plagued with problems from start to finish. But at least there’s enough movie star charisma, cute if unmemorable songs, and ridiculously lavish colors to entertain you. A musical version of The Philadelphia Story, High Society graft... read more

An average movie

6 years, 10 months ago at Jan 14 21:49
Even though I’m not a huge fan of musicals, since this one is a classic, I thought I might as well give it a try. Well, I really enjoyed the opening scene with Louis Armstrong, actually, all his scenes were pretty neat but, as soon as the actual story started, I got bored pretty quickly. It is only when it was finished that I realized that it was another version of ‘The Philadelphia Story’, ... read more
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Release date: 17 July 1956
UPC: 012569571327
Tags: Musical (7), Romance (5), Comedy (5), 1950s (4), Based On Play (3), 1956 (3), Marriage (3), Festival (2), Remake (2), Love Triangle (2), Duet (1), Jazz Music (1), Heiress (1), Newport Rhode Island (1), Crazy Uncle (1), 501 Must-See (1), Beautiful Woman (1), Drunken Singing (1), Wedding (1)
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