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Sun Valley Serenade (1941) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone and produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and Milton Sperling.

Academy Awards 1941 --- Ceremony Number 14 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best CinematographyEdward CronjagerNominated
Best Music - ScoringEmil NewmanNominated
Best Music - SongMusic by Harry Warren; Lyrics by Mack GordonNominated
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Musical Monday: Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

on Jan 11, 2016 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: Sun Valley Serenade ?Musica... Read full article


Musical Monday: Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

on Jan 11, 2016 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: Sun Valley Serenade ?Musica... Read full article


Sun Valley Serenade (1941)

By Beatrice on Jun 17, 2014 From Flickers in Time

Sun Valley Serenade Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone Written by Art Arthur, Robert Harari, Robert Ellis, and Helen Logan 1941/USA Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation First viewing/YouTube The story line of this one drove me crazy but?I’d still have to recommend it if it were only for the &#... Read full article


Film Reviews (Seriously) – Sun Valley Serenade and Orchestra Wives

By ScribeHard on Jul 2, 2012 From ScribeHard on Film

With the recent passing of Anne Rutherford, I was reminded of one of my favorite movies to feature her, Orchestra Wives (1942). Since the main draw of that film is Glenn Miller and his Orchestra, I thought I would look at both Glenn Miller films for this installment of FR(S). The 1990s had grunge. ... Read full article


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Sonja Henie wanted to have three ice skating production numbers, but only two were finished and included in the film. Darryl F. Zanuck would only allow a third if Henie would pay the production costs for it, which she refused.
Photographs of other Twentieth Century-Fox stars 'Tyrone Power (I)', Alice Faye, and Linda Darnell are prominently displayed.
The final production number on Black Ice took three days to shoot. Near the conclusion, Sonja Henie fell on the ice and was covered with black dye. Director H. Bruce Humberstone and choreographer Hermes Pan asked for another day to finish. Producer Darryl F. Zanuck refused.
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