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The Music Man (Meredith Willson's The Music Man) (1962)

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Starring (View all)
Robert Preston Robert Preston
Harold Hill
Shirley Jones Shirley Jones
Marian Paroo
Buddy Hackett Buddy Hackett
Marcellus Washburn
Hermione Gingold Hermione Gingold
Eulalie Mackechnie Shinn
Paul Ford Paul Ford
Mayor George Shinn
Pert Kelton Pert Kelton
Mrs. Paroo
The Buffalo Bills The Buffalo Bills
School Board
Timmy Everett Timmy Everett
Tommy Djilas


Written by
Marion Hargrove Marion Hargrove
(screenplay)


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76 Trombones

13 years, 10 months ago at May 6 17:52
4 votes
In my defense, I did see this as a stage production before the movie version. But now I'm so used to this one, I try to watch it here and there.

Robert Preston is The Music Man, the traveling, swindling salesman, who "gets his foot caught in the door", and can't rip off an off-beat town after getting attached to the people. Great music and characters and Mrs. Partridge (Shirley J... read more

THE MUSIC MAN

12 years, 7 months ago at Jul 21 7:38
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Professor Harold Hill (Robert Preston) arrives in River City with a plan to make some money from the gullible citizens. He tells them he is organising a River City boy's band with the intention of leaving town with their money before the instruments arrive. He hasn't allowed for the fact that he will meet beautiful librarian Marian Paroo (Shirley Jones) and fall for her charms. Marian is at first ... read more

A great musical film

5 years, 10 months ago at May 2 14:46
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'The Music Man' is a great musical film based on the original musical. It's great to see Robert Preston as Harold Hill again! And he gives a great performance! The rest of the cast are also really good and the film looks great! It also brings us the classic songs "Wells Fargo Wagon", "Gary Indiana" and the iconic "76 Trombones", a great musical!
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Release date: 19 June 1962
UPC: 085391676829
Tags: Musical (14), Romance (7), Family (6), Dancing (5), Comedy (5), 1962 (4), Band (4), Singing (4), Marching Bands (3), High Schoolers (3), 1960s (3), Love Story (2), Broadway Show (2), Students (2), Child Actors (2), Con Man (2), Based On A Play (2), Robert Preston (2), Music Video (2), Music (2)
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"Based on the hit Broadway musical, "The Music Man" concerns a con artist Harold Hill (Robert Preston) who poses as a band organizer, travels to River City, Iowa and, with his colleague Marcellus (Buddy Hackett), promises to form an all-boys marching band. During his plot, he woos a librarian Marian (Shirley Jones), who resents him at first, but gives in once Harold helps her youngest brother Winthrop (Ron Howard) overcome his lisp. As far to my knowledge, "The Music Man" is the go-to family musi"


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