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Tonight We Sing (1953)

Approved | | Musical | 26 January 1953 (USA)
Story of the legendary impresario Sol Hurok and the many stars that he introduced and represented to the world of music.

Director:

Mitchell Leisen
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Cast

Cast overview:
David Wayne ... Sol Hurok
Ezio Pinza ... Feodor Chaliapin
Roberta Peters ... Elsa Valdine
Anne Bancroft ... Emma Hurok
Tamara Toumanova ... Anna Pavlova
Isaac Stern Isaac Stern ... Eugene Ysaye
Byron Palmer ... Gregory Lawrence
Jan Peerce ... Gregory Lawrence (singing voice)
Oskar Karlweis ... Benjamin Golder
Mikhail Rasumny ... Nicolai
Steven Geray ... Prager
Walter Woolf King ... Gritti
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Story of the legendary impresario Sol Hurok and the many stars that he introduced and represented to the world of music.

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Spectacular Musical in Technicolor See more »

Genres:

Musical

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1953 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Götter ohne Maske See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This movie marks the only time Ezio Pinza (as Chaliapin) sang "Boris Godunov" in the original Russian; prior to this, he always performed it in Italian. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Myra Breckinridge (1970) See more »

Soundtracks

Pas De Deux
Music by Ludwig Minkus (as Léon Mincus)
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I have been desiring to see this film again for 50 years
16 January 2004 | by edkindredSee all my reviews

I was sixteen years old when I saw this movie and was enthralled with the singing of Pinza, Peerce and Peters. It was hard to sit still to the playing of Isaac Stern. Anne Bancroft was lovely to look at, maybe a little wooden then but this was a terrific experience. I wish someone would discover a print and at least show it on the tele.


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