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Romance on the High Seas (1948) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by Michael Curtiz and Alex Gottlieb.

Academy Awards 1948 --- Ceremony Number 21 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best Music - ScoringRay HeindorfNominated
Best Music - SongMusic by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Sammy CahnNominated
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Romance em Alto Mar / Romance on the High Seas (1948)

By L? on Apr 2, 2018 From Critica Retro

Romance em Alto Mar / Romance on the High Seas (1948) 70 anos atr?s, uma jovem encantadora cuja vida seria marcada por trag?dias apareceu pela primeira vez nas telas do cinema. Ela havia sonhado em ser uma dan?arina, mas um acidente grave interrompeu seu sonho. Durante a recupera??o, ela fez... Read full article


Romance on the High Seas (1948)

By Cameron on Jun 27, 2017 From The Blonde At The Film

via: http://www.tcm.com/tcmdb/title/399/Romance-on-the-High-Seas/#tcmarcp-457612-457613 ?Unless otherwise noted, all images are my own. This musical at sea stars Doris Day in her first film role. It would catapult her to stardom, but her casting was almost purely by accident.?Warner Bros. originally... Read full article


Jack Carson and Doris Day have a... Romance on the High Seas (1948)

By Michaela on Feb 3, 2017 From Love Letters to Old Hollywood

In 1948, Doris Day wasn't yet a star. At age 23, she had found success with the Les Brown Band thanks to her hit recording of "Sentimental Journey" and she became a regular on Bob Hope's radio show. Oddly enough, though, her career was also coming to a stall. She had divorced her violent first husba... Read full article


Let’s Smile with Doris! Romance on the High Seas

By Virginie Pronovost on Jan 25, 2016 From The Wonderful World of Cinema

Doris Day. THIS Icon. I’m a fan. She’s not my number one favourite actress, but she certainly is my favourite singer (along with Madonna). Doris makes me happy. She herself said “I like joy; I want to be joyous; I want to have fun on the set; I want to wear beautiful clothes and lo... Read full article


Romance on the High Seas (1948)

By Beatrice on Apr 18, 2015 From Flickers in Time

Romance on the High Seas Directed by Michael Curtiz Written by Julius J. Epstein and Philip G. Epstein; additional dialogue by I.A.L Diamond 1948/USA Warner Bros./Michael Curtiz Productions First viewing/Netflix Rental Oscar Farrar: I lied about my age. Given?the pedigree of its director and wr... Read full article


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Dudley: Oh! How do you do, Miss Garrett?
Georgia Garrett: Greetings, chum!
Dudley: My, we haven't seen you, let's see now, since you didn't go to Switzerland.
Georgia Garrett: Yeah, I got a big kick out of planning that trip. What looks good this time of year?
Dudley: How about the Canadian Rockies?
Georgia Garrett: Canadian Rockies? Don't you remember? I already haven't been there!


Georgia Garrett: Oscar! How did you get on this boat?
Oscar Farrar: I lied about my age.


Michael Kent: Are you a good detective?
Peter Virgil: Naturally, why?
Michael Kent: Where did you do your traning?
Peter Virgil: In the army. Intelligence G2.
Michael Kent: Well how are you at the job?
Peter Virgil: We won the war didn't we?


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A jaunty solo by Doris Day from the Jule Styne-Sammy Cahn film score, "I'm in Love," was turned into a duet by Miss Day and her hit-making disc partner, Buddy Clark, on the Columbia Records single. "Put 'Em in a Box, Tie 'Em With a Ribbon (And Throw' Em in the Deep Blue Sea)," another sprightly movie number, teamed Doris with The Page Cavanaugh Trio. On Columbia's 78, Miss Day sang with a full orchestra under the baton of George Siravo.
The original title was apparently "Romance on the High C's".
This was Doris Day's first ever acting role, and she was extremely naive about how films were made. She wrote in her autobiography that the first scenes to be filmed would be aboard the cruise ship, and the first day she walked onto the sound stage and asked when they would be leaving for the boat? The crew broke up laughing.
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