Mardi Gras (1958)

 |  Musical  |  18 November 1958 (USA)
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Cast overview:
Paul Newell
Christine Carère ...
Michelle Marton
Barry Denton
Eadie West
Gary Crosby ...
Tony Collins
Al Curtis
Dick Saglon (as Richard Sargent)
Jennifer West ...
Sylvia Simmons
Geraldine Wall ...
Ann Harris
King Calder ...
Lt. Col. Vaupell
Robert Burton ...
Comdr. Tydings


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Release Date:

18 November 1958 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Noches de carnaval  »

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Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)


Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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fun,moral movie. great for young girls. not a guy movie
4 March 2001 | by See all my reviews

This movie is great for young girls. it is definitly not a guy movie. It has a lot of morals in it, which may not meet with the new generation today. it is fun to watch and good music. Great to watch during the mardi gras celebration time in new orleans. nice clean movie.

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