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Deep in My Heart (1954)

Approved | | Biography, Comedy, Musical | 24 December 1954 (USA)
Biographic movie about the American composer Sigmund Romberg.

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Cast

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Sigmund Romberg
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Dorothy Donnelly
Helen Traubel ...
Anna Mueller
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Lillian Harris Romberg
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J.J. Shubert
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Gaby Deslys
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Bert Townsend
Isobel Elsom ...
Mrs. Harris
David Burns ...
Lazar Berrison, Sr.
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Ben Judson
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O'Brien Brother
Fred Kelly ...
O'Brien brother
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Jane Powell
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Biographic movie about the American composer Sigmund Romberg.

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M-G-M's Finest Musical in Color


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24 December 1954 (USA)  »

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The Romberg Story  »

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(Western Electric Sound System) (5.0) (L-R)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.75 : 1
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Trivia

The chorus dancer in yellow initially sitting at the bar in Ann Miller's number is Gene Kelly. See more »

Quotes

Dorothy Donnelly: You have talent. That's very rare in the theater.
Sigmund Romberg: You have a warm smile. That's even rarer.
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Connections

References The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

When I Grow Too Old to Dream
Music by Sigmund Romberg
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Sung by José Ferrer, Helen Traubel and chorus
Originally from the film The Night Is Young (1935)
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(Almost) completely forgotten Broadway musical genius !
5 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you doubt the summary comment, ask a few of your friends under the age of 55 if they've heard of Sigmund Romberg (Sigmund who)? Since I took piano lessons as a kid - I did - yet when I stumbled upon this film in my local library I thought "when did this come out" (I was in the service overseas at the time). I was totally blown away by the musical score and the performances. By the way, this is about the only musical film I've seen structured as a Broadway musical play - overture through finale. The last number of the first act, so the speak, was Jane Powell and Vic Damone singing "Will you Remember" from "Maytime". This show was such a success a second company opened across the street

  • only time in Broadway history!




See for yourself, then try to find "The Student Prince" and watch that
  • and listen. He composed about 600 or 700 songs for Broadway. By the


way, did you know Gene Kelly had a song and dance man brother? You'll see them together the only time in "Deep in my Heart"


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