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Ten Thousand Bedrooms (1957)

 -  Comedy | Musical | Romance  -  3 April 1957 (USA)
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In this musical-comedy, Dean Martin plays an American hotel mogul who becomes smitten with a young Italian woman (Anna Maria Alberghetti) when buying a hotel in Rome. To marry this gal, he has to get her three older sisters married off.

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Ray Hunter
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Nina Martelli
Eva Bartok ...
Maria Martelli
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Mike Clark Jr.
Walter Slezak ...
Papa Vittorio Martelli
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Anton
Jules Munshin ...
Arthur
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Vittorio Cisini
Evelyn Varden ...
Countess Alzani
Lisa Montell ...
Diana Martelli
Lisa Gaye ...
Ana Martelli
John Archer ...
Bob Dudley
Stephen Dunne ...
Tom Crandall (as Steve Dunne)
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Dan
Monique van Vooren ...
Girl on Main Title (as Monique Van Vooren)
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In this musical-comedy, Dean Martin plays an American hotel mogul who becomes smitten with a young Italian woman (Anna Maria Alberghetti) when buying a hotel in Rome. To marry this gal, he has to get her three older sisters married off.

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First movie 'Dean Martin' did after Martin and Lewis broke up. See more »

Quotes

Arthur: [Song] I don't wanna be a millionaire, I just wanna live like one.
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Soundtracks

Money Is a Problem
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Music by Nicholas Brodszky
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Staged by Jack Baker
Sung by Lisa Montell (dubbed by Betty Wand)
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Slow moving but enjoyable
10 January 2003 | by (willrams@earthlink.net) – See all my reviews

I had never seen Ten Thousand Bedrooms before. What a weird title? But still I enjoyed this one and what a cast! There were a few I couldn't name at first, but these names finally came to me; they were Jules Munshin who appeared in Kelly, Sinatra films namely On The Town; and Paul Henried, who played Anton the sculptor. The singing of four sisters including Anna Marie Albergetie and Dean Martin sing a couple of beautiful songs, and Dean and Jules sing a funny song about The Problem of Money. The actor who steals the show is indubitably Walter Slezak; a fine character actor. He is the confused father of four daughters who are asked to be married, but it takes a long time for the confusion to be resolved. It is not a very fast well paced movie but it is enjoyable. It was Dean Martin's first movie after his breakup with Jerry Lewis in 1957.


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