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A Star Is Born

A Star Is Born(1954)

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Brief Synopsis

A falling star marries the newcomer he's helping reach the top.

Cast & Crew

George Cukor Director
Judy Garland Vicki Lester [also known as Esther Blodgett]
James Mason Norman Maine
Jack Carson Matt Libby
Charles Bickford Oliver Niles
Tom Noonan Danny McGuire
Lucy Marlow Lola Lavery
Amanda Blake Susan Ettinger
Irving Bacon Graves, manservant
Hazel Shermet Libby's secretary
Jerry DeCoe Autograph seeker
Wayne Taylor Autograph seeker
Melvin Pogue Autograph seeker

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 29 Sep 1954; New York opening: 11 Oct 1954
Release Date:  1954 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EB; AFI Library; AFI; Paige (see below)
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System), Stereo Production Co:  Transcona Enterprises
Duration(mins):  182 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • A Big Plus With Lose That Long Face

    Craig 2018-06-22

    I saw it again last night on TCM (6/21/18). I've seen it about 10 times, including at the Chinese Theater. This time I was very taken with how much... MORE>

  • A Star is Born (1954) 3 hr

    Erick 2018-06-21

    I've loved this movie since I was a kid. I loved watching it with Mom she weekends. The story was amazing and the cinematography was superb. I learned... MORE>

  • This movie is a winner!

    Sheri 2018-05-07

    I watched A Star Is Born from beginning to end and I loved it. I agreed with lots of people that Judy deserved that Oscar for this movie, but lost it to... MORE>