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Tunes of Glory

Tunes of Glory(1960)

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Brief Synopsis

When a popular colonel loses a promotion, it sets the stage for conflict with his new superior officer.

Cast & Crew

Ronald Neame Director
Alec Guinness Major Jock Sinclair
John Mills Lt. Col. Basil Barrow
Dennis Price Major Charles Scott
John Fraser Cpl. Piper Ian Fraser
Susannah York Morag Sinclair
Gordon Jackson Capt. Jimmy Cairns
Duncan Macrae Pipe Major Maclean
Percy Herbert R.S.M. Riddick
Allan Cuthbertson Capt. Eric Simpson
Paul Whitsun-Jones Major Dusty Miller
Gerald Harper Major Hugo MacMillan
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Venice Film Festival opening: 4 Sep 1960; American premiere in New York: 20 Dec 1960; Los Angeles opening: 25 Dec 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  A Colin Lesslie Production
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  United Artists, Lopert Films, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Lopert Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  105-107 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  9,628    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Tunes of Glory

    Goetan 2014-05-30

    An engrossing film about working-class military life. Guinness and Mills excel in their roles; Guinness is a stand-out while Mills is in familiar ground in... MORE>

  • “Tunes of Glory” by Ronald Neame

    victor enyutin 2011-04-21

    is analytical as an intellectual film and simultaneously it is intense realistic acting-mediated in the best tradition of British theatre. The leading... MORE>

  • Intelligent film

    Jeff Boston 2011-01-28

    I agree with Binger and jagsdriver's posts. I do not agree with the content of Scot's post, for it essentially spoils "Tunes of Glory"... MORE>