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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

Complete credited 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 ...
Duval
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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)  »

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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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The first feature film shot in the Technirama wide screen process. Developed by the Technicolor Corporation, Technirama was essentially a combination of an anamorphic lens with VistaVision's sideways film movement. See more »

Soundtracks

Indiana
Music by James F.Hanley
Lyrics by Ballard Macdonald
Sung by Marlene Dietrich
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aging star fluff
5 December 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Impossible to believe formula fluff garbage with aging stars. Marlena Dietrich at 56 has to decide between two suitors a broke Italian aristocrat (like herself) or an unsophisticated American millionaire. Vittoria De Sica (56) turns down an 18 year old millionaires daughter to be with Dietrich. Give me a break.

Then there is the feel good old sophisticated Europe versus the brash hick nouveau riche United States element.

The color and filming is well done in this complete fairy tale.

Watch only if you are fans of these aging stars.

DO NOT RECOMMEND


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