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The Montecarlo Story (1956)

Montecarlo (original title)
A gambler very much in debt, sets his cap for a beautiful woman, not knowing that she is also penniless.

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Cast

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Maria de Crevecoeur
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Count Dino della Fiaba
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Mr. Homer Hinkley
Jane Rose ...
Mrs. Edith Freeman
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Hector, the Maitre D'
Clelia Matania ...
Sophia
Truman Smith ...
Mr. Fred Freeman
Alberto Rabagliati ...
Albert, the Portiere
Carlo Rizzo ...
Henri, a Sailor
Frank Colson ...
Walter Peeples, the 1st American
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Jane Hinkley
Renato Rascel ...
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A gambler very much in debt, sets his cap for a beautiful woman, not knowing that she is also penniless.

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9 October 1957 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Monte Carlo  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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(Technicolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Marlene Dietrich's only Italian-made motion picture. See more »

Soundtracks

Les Jeux Sont Faits
(Rien ne va plus)
Music by Michel Emer
Lyrics by F.A. de Torres & Robet Mellin
Sung by Marlene Dietrich
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Gambling with Marlene
4 May 2000 | by (Champ sur Drac, France) – See all my reviews

Let's face it, the movie is stupid... but there is Marlene and she adds flare and panache to the action.

Monte Carlo : pennyless European aristocrats with style and rich Americans with... less style but cruising on luxury yatchs...

A world of gamblers and high society, a world of the past as the one-armed-bandits have now replaced the "chemin de fer". Less style indeed but more money...


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