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Minerva Urecal Minerva Urecal
Mrs. Rosari
Arthur Tovey Arthur Tovey
Man on Church Steps
Frank Sutton Frank Sutton
Ralph
Hal Taggart Hal Taggart
Churchgoer
Charles Cane Charles Cane
Lou - Bartender
Walter Kelley Walter Kelley
The Kid
George Nardelli George Nardelli
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Paddy Chayefsky Paddy Chayefsky
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A nice little movie

10 years ago at Oct 18 16:20
I wasn’t really sure what to expect from this movie but since it won the Best picture Academy award back in 1955, I was quite eager to check it out. After watching the damned thing, the first thing I thought was how interesting that such a small and low key feature would actually win the Best picture Academy award. Indeed, do you think it would have a chance against our contemporary epics with a... read more
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Marty (Ernest Borgnine) is a 34-year-old butcher whose Italian family is constantly after him to get married. He meets plain-looking schoolteacher Clara (Betsy Blair). They are both lonely, unglamorous people who have resigned themselves to their unloved lives. But they manage, in time, to grope their way to love.
Release date: 10 June 1955
UPC: 027616862921
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