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My Sister Eileen (1955) Poster

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Columbia originally intended to star Judy Holliday as Ruth Sherwood.
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When Ruth first visits the Brazilian training ship, it's docked next to two US Navy destroyers. They're DD 531, the Hazelwood, and DD 537, The Sullivans.
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June Haver turned down an offer to play Eileen Sherwood.
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Instead of using the score of "Wonderful Town," the 1953 Broadway musical based on the "My Sister Eileen" stories by Ruth McKinney, with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Columbia commissioned a brand new score with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Leo Robin.
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Director Richard Quine played Frank Lippincott in the earlier film version My Sister Eileen (1942), and in the original Broadway production of the play.
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