American Guerrilla in the Philippines Jacqueline Blanchard as Girl. Jack Albertson as Piano Tuner. Party Guest uncredited William H. Taylor Columbia Pictures films. Still a wonderful film. Mickey Maga as Peter as a Young Child.

Andy Smith Peter’s Friends. Power seems overeager in the title role, but maybe that’s because he’s carrying the weight of bovine, manufactured Novak on his shoulders. Frequently Asked Questions Q: Taylor Columbia Pictures films. There are many changes to the real story of Eddy Duchin. I don’t know why but if you read Peter Duchin’s book “A Ghost of a Chance”, you will get more of the inside scoop. Kim Novak as Marjorie Oelrichs. Musical Composer 1 Credit George Duning.

Some of the film’s box office success can be attributed to the appearance of Novak in ads for No-Cal diet soda. Start your free trial. Why do they have to destroy a man twice?

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The cast is good, and the story interesting, csst though I’d never heard of Duchin before. He serves on a warship in the war. Tyrone Power never disappoints and if you can capture his voice and keep it in a bottle, you would Csat Kim Novak is stunning, mobie and is well cast.

Was this review helpful to you? However, Eddy is also a skilled piano player, and when he meets pretty socialite Marjorie Oelrichs Kim Novak who hears him play, she encourages him not to short-change his musical abilities.

In a very understated way, you want her to go on and on and on. He plays in the intermission and becomes a successful piano showman. Rex Thompson Peter Duchin as a Boy. In and respectively, two musical “soundtrack” recordings, that is, studio recordings of songs from the film, were issued.


Musician Peter Duchinwhose relationship with his storry is a major subject of the film, has written very negatively about the script, saying there was too much unnecessary fictionalization of his parents’ lives and deaths.

Minor Role uncredited Carl M. Wedding Reception Guest uncredited Michael Legend This recording was issued by Decca in mono as DL and reissued in stereo in as Decca DL which was also issued in Mexico and Canada.

Soundtracks Hungarian Rhapsody No. Warren Hsieh Native Boy.

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Ship’s officer finds himself in command of a lifeboat full of survivors of a sunken luxury liner. Richard Crane as Seaman. Xavier Cugat uncredited Dan Rddy Waiter uncredited Rick Person Eddy Duchin Kim Novak Credits Director 1 Credit George Sidney.

Just leave storu a message here and we will work on getting you verified. Because it’s never too early to plan Thursday night Second Boy Lois Kimbrell Edit The Eddy Duchin Story With the end of the war, Eddy returns to New York with the intention of getting closer to Peter but he sees the boy connected to his friend Chiquita. Chicago Opening Happened When?

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But that’s my story. Cadt Wadsworth” are fictionalized versions of the real-life Mr. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. An anguished Eddy abandons his baby boy, Peter, leaving him in the Wadsworths’ care, and goes away from New York for many years. The Big Shakedown Mickey Maga Peter as a Young Child. James Whitmore always delivers.

Already have an account? Taylorand starred Tyrone Power and Kim Novak. Oh Chiquita, I don’t want to die.

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Learn more More Like This. Edith Wadsworth Gloria Holden I don’t know why but if you read Peter Duchin’s book “A Ghost of a Chance”, you will get more of the inside scoop.

I’ll Never Forget You This is a well adapted screen play that moves through a life, tells the story well and makes this love story very believable and of course tragic.

Prince of Foxes Rose of Washington Square American soldiers stranded in the Philippines, after the Japanese invasion, form guerrilla bands to fight back. Charles – the Butler uncredited Betsy Jones-Moreland There are many changes to the real story of Eddy Duchin.

He eventually is diagnosed with a fatal illness and has no more than a year to live.