MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 10,479 this week

Four Girls in Town (1957)

6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 61 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Which one of an international quartette of beauties will replace Universal's glamour star in an upcoming Biblical epic?

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 894 titles
created 26 Mar 2012
 
a list of 1248 titles
created 01 May 2012
 
a list of 2000 titles
created 12 Dec 2012
 
list image
a list of 143 titles
created 12 Sep 2013
 
a list of 763 titles
created 20 Sep 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Four Girls in Town (1957)

Four Girls in Town (1957) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Four Girls in Town.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Midnight Lace (1960)
Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In London, a newly-wed American woman's sanity comes into question, when she claims to be the victim of a stalker.

Director: David Miller
Stars: Doris Day, Rex Harrison, John Gavin
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Nice, eccentric, idealistic and slightly mad Countess Aurelia, who believes that the good must prevail over evil, decides to stand up to corrupt powerful leaders of Paris in her own way, which grabs everyones attention.

Director: Bryan Forbes
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Oskar Homolka
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A gang of thieves plan a daring bank robbery, making their escape across the rooftops of Los Angeles. The police are quickly called in, however, and only one of the robbers, Murdock, makes ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Wendkos
Stars: Bo Svenson, Cybill Shepherd, Mel Scott
Horror | Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Audrey investigates a murder that occured 23 years ago in a dark mansion. She searches for the dead body, the killer, and the truth.

Director: Ricardo Wullicher
Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, John Gavin, Leonor Manso
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After his brother the sheriff is murdered, Bat Masterson is elected to the job and is determined to find the killer and make Dodge City safe.

Director: Joseph M. Newman
Stars: Joel McCrea, Julie Adams, John McIntire
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A struggling young actress with a six-year-old daughter sets up housekeeping with a homeless black widow and her light-skinned eight-year-old daughter who rejects her mother by trying to pass for white.

Director: Douglas Sirk
Stars: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A secret agent is sent to the Middle East to destroy a gang of assassins.

Directors: Renzo Cerrato, Jean-Pierre Desagnat, and 1 more credit »
Stars: John Gavin, Margaret Lee, Curd Jürgens
War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The story of a U.S. naval ship and its crew in the Pacific, 1943-1945.

Director: Joseph Pevney
Stars: Jeff Chandler, George Nader, Lex Barker
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A collection of sketches on prostitution through the ages. 1) "The Prehistoric Era": A caveman discovers that a cavewoman is more attractive when cave paint is applied to her face. And she ... See full summary »

Directors: Claude Autant-Lara, Mauro Bolognini, and 4 more credits »
Stars: Michèle Mercier, Enrico Maria Salerno, Gabriele Tinti
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A group of convicts break out of prison, killing a guard, kidnapping the warden and forcing a reluctant inmate to accompany them. However, when a car accident kills everyone except the ... See full summary »

Director: Abner Biberman
Stars: Tom Tully, Sylvia Sidney, Betty Lynn
Raw Edge (1956)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In 1842 lawless Oregon, a gunfighter seeks vengeance when his innocent brother is lynched and his beautiful Indian wife is claimed by the local tyrant.

Director: John Sherwood
Stars: Rory Calhoun, Yvonne De Carlo, Mara Corday
Quantez (1957)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Gang of robbers heads for Mexican border, meets unexpected opposition along the way.

Director: Harry Keller
Stars: Fred MacMurray, Dorothy Malone, James Barton
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Mike Snowden
...
Kathy Conway
...
Johnny Pryor
...
Ina Schiller (as Marianne Cook)
...
Maria Antonelli
...
Spencer Farrington Jr.
Gia Scala ...
Vicki Dauray
...
Tom Grant
Herbert Anderson ...
Ted Larabee
Hy Averback ...
Bob Trapp
Ainslie Pryor ...
James Manning
James Bell ...
Walter Conway
Mabel Albertson ...
Mrs. Conway
Dave Barry ...
Vince
Maurice Marsac ...
Henri
Edit

Storyline

Four young starlets, from various parts of the world, are called to Hollywood to test for the lead in a major film. Each is romantically pursued by the director, composer, playboy, and actor. Written by Herman Seifer <alagain@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The sparkling story of eager young beauties in search of money...men...and marriage! See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 April 1957 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

4 Girls in Town  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Gone with the Wind (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Cha Cha Cha for Gia
(uncredited)
Music by Henry Mancini
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A quintessential '50s movie
27 October 2003 | by (Minneapolis) – See all my reviews

From its animated opening credits to the presence of such icons as George Nader and Julie Adams, this is one of those movies which could only have come out of the 1950s. It's glossy, it's superficial, it's utterly unconvincing in its depiction of behind-the-cameras Hollywood, and yet it has the sort of entertaining, audience-pleasing quality which a number of current movies seem to have lost. Of the four women who come to Hollywood via a talent search, each gets involved in a subplot which is neatly tied up before the final fade-out. Gia Scala gets lost in the shuffle but the other three women come across well, especially Elsa Martinelli who dominates every scene she's in with a slightly over-the-top performance. She and Julie Adams and Marianne Cook all have swimsuit scenes but Gia Scala does not.

George Nader also has a swimsuit scene but the other two "hunks" whom Universal was grooming for stardom -- John Gavin and Grant Williams -- do not.

Very little is actually shown of the film-making process and what is depicted is almost laughably unconvincing. Hollywood has always had a problem in filming "Hollywood" and this curio from the 1950s is no exception.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Four Girls in Town (1957) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?