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Torch Song

Torch Song(1953)

Also Known As: Why Should I Cry? |

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Brief Synopsis

A tempestuous musical theatre star falls for a blind pianist.

Cast & Crew

Joan Crawford Jenny Stewart
Michael Wilding Tye Graham
Gig Young Cliff Willard
Marjorie Rambeau Mrs. Stewart
Henry Morgan Joe Denner
James Todd Philip Norton
Eugene Loring Gene, dance director
Paul Guilfoyle Monty Rolfe
Benny Rubin Charlie Maylor
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Columbus, OH, Syracuse, NY and Richmond, VA: 1 Oct 1953; New York opening: 12 Oct 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  EB
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  89-90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,052    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • So many questions, so few answers...

    Jene Byrnes 2014-02-23

    Oh, JoanJoanJoanJoanJoan - WHY did you do this movie? Did you have no one close to you, who cared about you, to prevent you from making such a gross... MORE>

  • Perhaps TCM should rethink showing this

    denscul 2014-01-24

    Not only is this film terrible. Crawford should have retired. Michael Wilding looks and sounds ridiculous. Was there any plot, other than Crawford was an... MORE>

  • What was she thinking?

    Don letta 2014-01-24

    As far as I'm concerned, Michael Wilding did his share of movie ruining...just by being Michael Wilding; pinched, effete, too, too British.(see Under... MORE>