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Interrupted Melody (1955) was a Biographical - Drama Film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and produced by Jack Cummings.

Academy Awards 1955 --- Ceremony Number 28 (source: AMPAS)

Best ActressEleanor ParkerNominated
Best Costume DesignHelen RoseNominated
Best WritingWilliam Ludwig, Sonya LevienWon

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Musical Monday: Interrupted Melody (1955)

on Aug 7, 2017 From Comet Over Hollywood

It?s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals. In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. This week?s musical: Interrupted Melody?(1955)? M... Read full article

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Marjorie Lawrence: [drinking champagne] Tonight I love the whole world and I want them to know it.
Dr. Thomas King: And tomorrow you'll have a monumental hangover.
Marjorie Lawrence: That's the advantage of going out with doctors.

Marjorie Lawrence: After her brother reprimands her for dating the doctor instead of the Count: "The trouble with you, Cyril is that my success is going to your head."

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The vocal student of Mme Gilly who can't seem to hit the right note, which Marjorie Lawrence can, is Eileen Farrell, who dubbed Eleanor Parker's singing voice in the movie's arias.
Sandy Descher played the character "Suzie," but her scenes were deleted from the released print.
Greer Garson was originally set to play the lead role of Marjorie Lawrence, but the film was postponed for about one year. Garson wanted the part very badly and researched the role extensively. One month after she left MGM (the studio filming the movie), Eleanor Parker was cast.
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