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Royal Wedding (1951) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by Stanley Donen and produced by Arthur Freed.

Academy Awards 1951 --- Ceremony Number 24 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best Music - SongMusic by Burton Lane; Lyrics by Alan Jay LernerNominated
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By 4 Star Film Fan on Feb 5, 2016 From 4 Star Films

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Quotes from

Tom Bowen: You should have seen your face when you saw me.
Anne Ashmond: How did I look?
Tom Bowen: As if I were a dentist.


Irving Klinger: This is a pretty box of pickles!


James Ashmond: Do I look like a gentleman?
Tom Bowen: You look like a banker.
James Ashmond: But do I look like a gentleman?


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Facts about

Charles Walters was originally signed to direct the film, but he quit when Judy Garland replaced June Allyson, as he refused to work with Garland again after Summer Stock.
Moira Shearer was considered for the role of Anne.
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie onApril 14, 1952 with Jane Powell reprising her film role.
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