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Deep in My Heart (1954)

Approved | | Biography, Comedy, Musical | 24 December 1954 (USA)
Biographic movie about the American composer Sigmund Romberg.

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Stanley Donen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
José Ferrer ... Sigmund Romberg
Merle Oberon ... Dorothy Donnelly
Helen Traubel Helen Traubel ... Anna Mueller
Doe Avedon ... Lillian Harris Romberg
Walter Pidgeon ... J.J. Shubert
Paul Henreid ... Florenz Ziegfeld
Tamara Toumanova ... Gaby Deslys
Paul Stewart ... Bert Townsend
Isobel Elsom ... Mrs. Harris
David Burns ... Lazar Berrison, Sr.
Jim Backus ... Ben Judson
Douglas Fowley ... Harold Butterfield
Rosemary Clooney ... Performer in 'That Midnight Girl'
Gene Kelly ... O'Brien Brother - Performer in 'Dancing Around'
Fred Kelly Fred Kelly ... O'Brien Brother - Performer in 'Dancing Around'
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Biographic movie about the American composer Sigmund Romberg.

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M-G-M's Finest Musical in Color


Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 December 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Romberg Story See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

3 Channel Stereo (Western Electric Sound System) (5.0) (L-R)

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.75 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Rosemary Clooney and Debbie Reynolds appear in this film. Their children, Miguel Ferrer and Carrie Fisher, became friends, and Fisher credited Ferrer with helping her prepare for her Star Wars audition. See more »

Goofs

Romberg was Hungarian, not Viennese. See more »

Quotes

Dorothy Donnelly: You have talent. That's very rare in the theater.
Sigmund Romberg: You have a warm smile. That's even rarer.
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Connections

References The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

I Love to Go Swimmin' with Wimmen
Music by Sigmund Romberg
Lyrics by Ballard MacDonald
Performed by Gene Kelly and Fred Kelly
Originally from the musical "Love Birds" (1921)
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Some slow going in the middle but worth it overall
4 February 2004 | by ftm88_99See all my reviews

I found this one to start out strong, sag painfully in the middle when plot takes over, then pick up again and finish with a bang. Some splendid singing from the very likeable Miss Helen Traubel, and some swell production numbers by a bevy of MGM artists. Highlight for me was Cyd Charisse dancing with James Michell (sp?). A movie in which the splendid music Sigmund Romberg is well-served.


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