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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
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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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  • The Film That Got Away

    David H. 2018-08-20

    This version of A Star is Born is similar to 1936's The Great Ziegfeld in that it couldn't decide between being a Tour de Force for Judy... MORE>

  • Note to PJ

    David H. 2018-08-20

    I believe Amanda Blake is the redhead next to the starlet Lola (Lucy Marlow) in the benefit show sequence at the beginning of the movie. MORE>

  • Where is Amanda Blake?

    PJ 2018-08-20

    Wonderful movie all the way around. The credits state that Amanda Blake portrays "Susan Ettinger" in this film, but I have watched this movie... MORE>