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The Countess of Monte Cristo (1948)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  November 1948 (USA)
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This musical tells the tales of two movie extras who abscond to an expensive resort with their costumes and pretend to be aristocrats. Included in the film are ice skating numbers and songs.

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Cast

Cast overview:
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Karen Kirsten
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Jenny Johnsen
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Peg Manning
Michael Kirby ...
Lt. Paul Von Cram
Arthur Treacher ...
Hotel Managing Director
Hugh French ...
Count Holgar
Ransom M. Sherman ...
Mr. Hansen (as Ransom Sherman)
Freddie Trenkler ...
Skating Specialty
John James ...
Freddie
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Assistant Director Jensen
Joseph Crehan ...
Joe
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Charlie
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This musical tells the tales of two movie extras who abscond to an expensive resort with their costumes and pretend to be aristocrats. Included in the film are ice skating numbers and songs.

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skating | remake

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A Musical Ice-Travaganza!

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Comedy | Romance

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November 1948 (USA)  »

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A Condessa de Monte Cristo  »

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This was Sonja Henie's final Hollywood feature. Of her 11 vehicles issued between 1936 and 1948, only this film missed out on a review in The New York Times. Miss Henie would return to the screen one last time in a British production shot in color and CinemaScope, London Calling (1958), which was not released in the United States. Sonja's home studio for nine pictures between 1936 and 1943, Twentieth Century-Fox, handled the English distribution of her film finale. See more »

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Remake of The Countess of Monte Cristo (1934) See more »

Soundtracks

Count Your Blessings
Lyrics by Jack Brooks
Music by Saul Chaplin
Sung by Olga San Juan and Sonja Henie (dubbed by Martha Mears (uncredited))
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