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Toralv Maurstad ...
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Nina Hagerup
Christina Schollin ...
Therese Berg
Frank Porretta ...
Harry Secombe ...
Bioernstjerne Bjoernson
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Berg
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Krogstad
Elizabeth Larner ...
Mrs. Bjoernson
Oskar Homolka ...
Engstrand
Frederick Jaeger ...
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Richard Wordsworth ...
Bernard Archard ...
George Nordraak
John Barrie ...
Mr. Hagerup
Wenche Foss ...
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A song for the heart to sing...for the world to love!


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4 November 1970 (USA)  »

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A Canção da Noruega  »

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On September 6, 1946 (one day before the stage musical ended its Broadway run), Universal announced its purchase of the screen rights for $200,000 plus 25 percent of the film's profits. The studio planned for the movie adaptation to be produced in Technicolor by Sam Spiegel (then known as S.P. Eagle) and to star Deanna Durbin, with shooting to start in January 1948. However, because of a projected high budget and a related tax problem which was holding back Hollywood film exports to Britain, Mr. Eagle revealed on August 21, 1947 that the picture was being postponed indefinitely. See more »

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Referenced in That Girl: My Sister's Keeper (1969) See more »

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Christmas Time
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Arranged by Roland Shaw
Performed by Elizabeth Larner, Florence Henderson, Harry Secombe and Toralv Maurstad
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8 October 2000 | by (Boynton Beach, FL, USA) – See all my reviews

Although some of the acting is bland, the movie honestly tells of the struggle of a great musician to be "heard". Postcard cinematography and a good stereo sound add to the ambiance, and the music is so GOOD that one can forgive the lyrics writers for giving words to it, but these are the same people that gave words to the music of Borodin in "Kismet" and we MUST admit that "Stranger in Paradise" HAS become a staple!


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