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The Magic Bow (1946)

Approved  |   |  Musical, Romance  |  25 November 1946 (UK)
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Biography of the famous--and notorious--Italian violinist Nicola Paganini.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Phyllis Calvert ...
Jeanne de Vermond
Jean Kent ...
Bianchi
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Paul de la Rochelle
Cecil Parker ...
Luigi Germi
Felix Aylmer ...
Signor Fazzini
Frank Cellier ...
Antonio
Marie Lohr ...
Countess de Vermond
Henry Edwards ...
Count de Vermond
Mary Jerrold ...
Teresa Paganini
Betty Warren ...
Landlady
Anthony Holles ...
Manager
David Horne ...
Rizzi
Robert Speaight ...
Cardinal
Charles Victor ...
Peasant Driver
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Biography of the famous--and notorious--Italian violinist Nicola Paganini.

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25 November 1946 (UK)  »

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Paganini  »

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"While Napoleon's armies were conquering Europe there ;vied in the Italian port of Genoa a musical genius destined to conquer the world." See more »

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Referenced in Ellery Queen: The Adventure of the Blunt Instrument (1975) See more »

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Ave Verum Corpus [K 618]
(uncredited)
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Arranged by Henry Geehl
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12 March 1999 | by (Los Angeles, California, USA) – See all my reviews

Considering Leonard Maltin's brief review that the music overshadowed the story, it should be noted that the violin tracks were played by Yehudi Menuhin, and arranged into an exceptional introduction to that instrument for impressionable minds like my own at the time.


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