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Little Boy Lost (1953)

Approved  |   |  Drama  |  October 1953 (USA)
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A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis. After the war he returns to to try to find his son, whom he lost during a ... See full summary »

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Bill Wainwright
Claude Dauphin ...
Pierre Verdier
Christian Fourcade ...
Jean (The Little Boy)
Gabrielle Dorziat ...
Mother Superior
Nicole Maurey ...
Lisa Garret
Colette Deréal ...
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Georgette Anys ...
Madame Quilleboeuf
Henri Letondal ...
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Michael Moore ...
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Peter Baldwin ...
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A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis. After the war he returns to to try to find his son, whom he lost during a bombing raid but has been told is living in an orphanage in Paris. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART (original print ad - all caps)

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October 1953 (USA)  »

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Einmal wird die Sonne wieder scheinen  »

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Paramount Pictures production number 11494. See more »


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The Magic Window
Lyrics by Johnny Burke
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen
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Crosby at his best!
19 June 2001 | by (Mersin 10 Turkey) – See all my reviews

Why this film has been neglected over the years is hard to understand. This is not quite what you would expect from Crosby in that it is a superb dramatic acting role for him. In my opinion Crosby is more convincing in this film than he was in "The Country Girl."

The story is about an American war reporter who returns to Paris after the war to look for his lost son. Lovely shots of Paris and great acting from all concerned. A real tearjerker from start to finish.

Recently played on Turkish T.V. surely one of the video companies will make this available to the public. Otherwise I would suggest a mass exodus to Turkey, it really is that good!


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