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Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story (1982)

The story of singer Rosemary Clooney's rise to fame, her marriage to Jose Ferrer, and her nervous breakdown.

Director:

Jackie Cooper

Writers:

Rosemary Clooney (autobiography), Katherine Coker | 1 more credit »
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sondra Locke ... Rosemary Clooney
Tony Orlando ... Jose Ferrer
Penelope Milford ... Betty Clooney
John Karlen ... Uncle George
Cheryl Anderson ... Aunt Jean
Robert Ridgely ... Mort Weiner
Joey Travolta ... Dante DiPaulo
Katherine Helmond ... Frances Clooney
Kevin McCarthy ... Dr. Jones
Richard Balin Richard Balin ... Bill Loeb
Christopher Thomas Christopher Thomas ... Bob Lewine
Eli Rill Eli Rill ... Mitch Miller
Jeb Stuart Adams ... Nicky (as Jeb Adams)
Edson Stroll ... Arthur Park
Chris DeRose Chris DeRose ... Charlie Trotta (as Christopher DeRose)
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Storyline

The story of singer Rosemary Clooney's rise to fame, her marriage to Jose Ferrer, and her nervous breakdown.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Biography | Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rosie See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Beverly D'Angelo was originally announced for the title role. See more »

Goofs

Some months after her 1968 on-stage mental breakdown (at one point she is seen signing mental hospital documents dated October of that year), Rosemary reads an item in a Hollywood trade paper about her recovery - but immediately below it is an item about yet-to-filmed movie version of The Boston Strangler, which was already in theaters by autumn 1968. See more »

Soundtracks

Come On-a My House
Written by Ross Bagdasarian & William Saroyan
Performed by Rosemary Clooney
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