An extensive biopic of one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century - Frank Sinatra. The only thing that could engage the public more than his songs and films was his sometimes controversial private life.
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1992  
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Frank Sinatra (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Dolly Sinatra (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Marty Sinatra (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Nancy Barbato Sinatra (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Mia Farrow (4 episodes, 1992)
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 George Evans (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Ava Gardner (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Tommy Dorsey (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Sammy Davis Jr. (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Budd (4 episodes, 1992)
Andrew Bloch
(4 episodes, 1992)
(4 episodes, 1992)
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 Quinlin (4 episodes, 1992)
Danny Gans ...
 Dean Martin (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Hank Sanicola (4 episodes, 1992)
James F. Kelly ...
 John F. Kennedy (4 episodes, 1992)
Matthew Posey ...
 Harry James (4 episodes, 1992)
(4 episodes, 1992)
Jay Robinson ...
 Major Bowes (4 episodes, 1992)
Joris Stuyck
(4 episodes, 1992)
Todd Waring
(4 episodes, 1992)
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 Cooper (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Salvatore 'Sam' 'Momo' Giancana (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Maria Polini (4 episodes, 1992)
Carol Barbee ...
 Marilyn Maxwell (4 episodes, 1992)
David Byrd ...
 Michael Romanoff (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Westbrook Pegler (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Tamby (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Skelly (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Jo Stafford (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Jenny Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
John LaMotta ...
 Johnny Corrado (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Frankie at 10 (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Bob Weitman (4 episodes, 1992)
Vera Lockwood ...
 Aunt Josie (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Sonny Werblin (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Mike Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
Tony Simotes ...
 Buddy Rich (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Sy Oliver (4 episodes, 1992)
Marc Grady Adams ...
 Lee Mortimer (4 episodes, 1992)
Pilar Alessandra ...
 Tina Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
Anthony Barrile ...
 Bart Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
Jay Bell ...
 Hotel Clerk (4 episodes, 1992)
James Boyce ...
 Kansas City Hotel Clerk (4 episodes, 1992)
Don Carrara ...
 Mr. Bonifazi (4 episodes, 1992)
Christopher Carroll ...
 Bill Henri (4 episodes, 1992)
Dorothea Coelho ...
 Julie Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
Lisa Collins ...
 Starlet (4 episodes, 1992)
Victor DiMattia ...
 Newsboy (4 episodes, 1992)
Tony Gaetano ...
 Humphrey Bogart (4 episodes, 1992)
Leata Galloway ...
 Billie Holliday (4 episodes, 1992)
Joseph Gargiulo ...
 Joe Fischetti (4 episodes, 1992)
Redmond Gleeson ...
 Cop #1 (4 episodes, 1992)
Jack Jozefson ...
 Burlesque Boss (4 episodes, 1992)
David A. Kimball ...
 Benny Goodman (4 episodes, 1992)
Floyd Levine ...
 Director (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Mr. Cleaves (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Little Nancy at 7-9 (4 episodes, 1992)
Robert Neches ...
 Reporter (4 episodes, 1992)
Marilyn Pitzer ...
 Mrs. Goldberg (4 episodes, 1992)
Jameson Rodgers ...
 Frank Jr. at 4-6 (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Madeline Barbato (4 episodes, 1992)
Rosie Taravella ...
 Mrs. Bonifazi (4 episodes, 1992)
Sal Vecchio ...
 Gangster (4 episodes, 1992)
Samantha Ward ...
 Little Nancy at 3 (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Fred Zinneman (4 episodes, 1992)
David Grah ...
 Bert Allenberg (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Mickey Rudin (4 episodes, 1992)
Shelly Lipkin ...
 Joey Bishop (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Earl Wilson (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Skitch Henderson (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Actor Playing Prew (4 episodes, 1992)
Lou Genevrino ...
 Makeup Man (4 episodes, 1992)
Fred Holliday ...
 Houston Mayor (4 episodes, 1992)
Jo Jones ...
 A.D. (4 episodes, 1992)
Kathleen O'Grady ...
 Actress Playing Alma (4 episodes, 1992)
Corey Rand ...
 Maitre D' (4 episodes, 1992)
Jenny Regli ...
 Tina at 6 (4 episodes, 1992)
Jeff Silverman ...
 Reporter #1 (4 episodes, 1992)
Patricia Supancic ...
 Nancy Jr. at 14 (4 episodes, 1992)
Anthony Vatsula ...
 Mario Cabre (4 episodes, 1992)
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 Mercedes McCambridge (4 episodes, 1992)
Cameron Phillip Williams ...
 Frank Jr. at 10 (4 episodes, 1992)
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An extensive biopic of one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century - Frank Sinatra. The only thing that could engage the public more than his songs and films was his sometimes controversial private life.

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Biography | Drama

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Release Date:

1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Frank Sinatra - Der Weg an die Spitze  »

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| (4 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Tina Sinatra offered Ray Liotta the role of Frank Sinatra but he turned it down. Liotta later played Sinatra in The Rat Pack (1998). See more »

Goofs

During a gathering at Frank Sinatra's parents' house, the gathering starts singing happy birthday for Frank, while Frank's father is listening to a radio broadcast about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941. Frank Sinatra's actual birthday is December 12th. See more »

Soundtracks

Shake Down the Stars
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen
Lyrics by Edgar De Lange
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User Reviews

AN EXCELLENT FILM OF A GREAT ENTERTAINER
22 May 2002 | by (Baltimore, MD) – See all my reviews

This was a great film. I just saw it last night on the TRUE Cable Channel, and enjoyed it as much as I did the first time I saw it. The only negative comment I have is why they used a Sinatra Impersonator (The same one who did the vocals for The Rat Pack), instead of using today's modern technology to re-enhance all those Sinatra songs featured in the film, which I have in my Sinatra Collection. Don't get me wrong, the sound-a-like did a good job - but - it still was not "Ole' Blue Eyes!"


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