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Little Boy Lost (1953)

Approved | | Drama | October 1953 (USA)
A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis. After the war he returns to to try to find his son, whom he lost during a ... See full summary »

Director:

George Seaton

Writers:

Marghanita Laski (story), George Seaton
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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Bing Crosby ... Bill Wainwright
Claude Dauphin ... Pierre Verdier
Christian Fourcade Christian Fourcade ... Jean (The Little Boy)
Gabrielle Dorziat ... Mother Superior
Nicole Maurey ... Lisa Garret
Colette Deréal Colette Deréal ... Nelly
Georgette Anys Georgette Anys ... Madame Quilleboeuf
Henri Letondal Henri Letondal ... Tracing Service Clerk
Michael Moore Michael Moore ... Attache
Peter Baldwin ... Lt. Walker
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Storyline

A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis. After the war he returns to to try to find his son, whom he lost during a bombing raid but has been told is living in an orphanage in Paris. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART (original print ad - all caps)

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

October 1953 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Einmal wird die Sonne wieder scheinen See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Originally a live play (with a different cast) presented on the "Philco Television Playhouse". See more »

Connections

Featured in Hollywood and the Stars: The One and Only Bing (1963) See more »

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Violets and Violins
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Bing, bing, bing!
4 January 2003 | by EdSee all my reviews

I absolutely have to agree with Tophoca. Crosby was generally a lazy actor who got by mostly on charm alone but here he has outdone himself for some reason or other. I would especially point to the scene where he learned how the young woman died.

As a movie, not the greatest but definitely 4 handkerchiefs out of 4.


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