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Torch Song

Torch Song(1953)

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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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Additional Details

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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  • Say What?

    Raymond Banacki 2016-03-09

    The basic problem with the film is that the love story is NOT believable. MORE>

  • Awful

    Maria Ramos 2015-03-23

    Where to begin? The dubbing? Voice does't fit with Crawford. Two faced? MGM couldn't find any Black Actors? Had to do black face. This is the... MORE>

  • 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>