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So This Is Love (1953)

Approved | | Biography, Music, Musical | 15 July 1953 (USA)
Biopic of opera star Grace Moore, who was killed in a plane crash in 1947.

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Grace Moore
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Buddy Nash
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Colonel James Moore
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Aunt Laura Stokley
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Edna Wallace
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Mary Garden
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Marilyn Montgomery
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Grace Moore at 8
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Biopic of opera star Grace Moore, who was killed in a plane crash in 1947.

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When she shimmied, the show world shook! When she sang, the whole world thrilled!


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Kathryn Grant's film debut. See more »

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Christ the Lord Is Risen Today
(uncredited)
Music from "Lyra Davidica" (1708)
Composer unknown
Lyrics by Charles Wesley (1739)
Sung by Kathryn Grayson and others
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Excellent biographical musical
29 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this film many years ago and would love to see it again. I also wish it were available in DVD. It is the true story of Grace Moore, who was born in Tennessee in 1898. She was a singer of Broadway musicals, an opera star, and a lovely lady Florenz Ziegfeld described as "the most beautiful woman in the world." Tragically, Miss Moore was killed in a plane crash in Copenhagen, Denmark, in January 1947. Also on board was a member of the Danish royal family. In the nearly six decades after her death, Miss Moore's talent lives on in the recordings of her music.

I hope this film will be appreciated by today's young people and that they will learn valuable lessons from it.


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