Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Places in the Title
|Which movie is about an assistant who gets blamed for stealing money from her boss, stars Kyra Sedgwick and Stanley Tucci?||Cities Or States In The Title
Montana. 'Montana' was made in 1998. If you are wondering, I did not make up the name 'Macbeth In Manhattan'. It is a real movie.
Cairo. This film is about an American officer who penetrates the German command in Egypt trying to discover Rommel's strategy code-named 'five graves'. The film stars Franchot Tone.
Nuremberg. This wonderful 1961 production starring Spencer Tracy tells the story of four Nazi judges being tried for war crimes during World War II. Burt Lancaster portrays one of the accused judges, Richard Widmark is the American lawyer and Maximillian Schell is the German defense attorney. Well worth seeing.
Riviera. This film was a Danny Kaye vehicle with all his wonderful musical comedy routines. He portrays an entertainer, working the cabarets on the French Riviera and becomes involved impersonating a wealthy businessman. Gene Tierney also co-stars.
Shanghai. Orson Welles directed and starred in this murder mystery, co-starring Rita Hayworth and Everett Sloane. Welles was married to Hayworth at the time. The best part of this film is the last scene, photographed in a house of mirrors.
Iwo Jima. This production is about World War II marines and their conquest of Iwo Jima. The wonderful statue of the marines putting up the United States flag is dipicted in the film starring John Wayne.
Siam. This 1946 production starring Rex Harrison and Irene Dunne was the original story that was remade as a wonderful musical "The King And I" starring Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr.
Paris. This film was about a chorus girl (Doris Day) who is mistakenly sent to Paris by the State Department because of a mix-up with her name. Not a very good vehicle for Doris Day, Ray Bolger and Ethel Barrymore (who was supposed to be sent).
Ranchipur. This film takes place in India and tells of a forbidden love between an American married woman (Lana Turner) and a fine Indian doctor (Richard Burton). Fred MacMurray also stars.
Scotland. This film tells the story of the rivalry between Elizabeth I and Mary of Scotland and the right to rule England. It stars Katherine Hepburn as Mary and Florence Eldridge as Elizabeth. Frederic March portrays Mary's lover. March and Eldridge were actually husband and wife.
Kilimanjaro. This 1952 film starring Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward and Ava Gardner is about an injured and disillusioned writer reviewing his life and loves in the depths of Africa.