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SILK STOCKINGS


Title of the Film SILK STOCKINGS
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1957
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 117
Length (in meters) 3222
Colour Metrocolor
Genre Musical, comedy
Based on/Source Musical by Abe Burrows, George S. Kaufman, Leueen MacGrath; story "Ninotchka" by Melchior Lengyel (and eponymous 1939 film)
Production Companies Arthur Freed Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Producer(s) Arthur Freed
Director Rouben Mamoulian
Cast Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Janis Paige, Peter Lorre, George Tobias, Jules Munshin, Joseph Buloff, Edith Angold, Kaaren Verne
Literature Variety, 22 May 1957
New York Times, 19 July 1957
Monthly Film Bulletin, July 1957
Films in Review, August 1957
Jewish Chronicle, 2 August 1957
Times, 5 August 1957
Spectator, 9 August 1957
Picturegoer, 17 August 1957
Special notes Musical director: Andre Previn




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