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Film Matinee: Kismet


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continues the Sunday afternoon season of musicals, starring Howard Keel , Ann Blyth
Dolores Gray , Vie Damone
One of MGM'S most spectacular musicals - adapted from the record-breaking show with its music derived from Borodin.
Adapted from the musical play Kismet Directed by VINCENTE MINNELLI Films: page 19


Unknown: Howard Keel
Unknown: Ann Blyth
Unknown: Dolores Gray
Directed By: Vincente Minnelli
The Poet: Howard Keel
Marsinah: Ann Blyth
Lalume: Dolores Gray
Caliph: Vic Damone
Omar: Monty Woolley
Wazir: Sebastian Cabot
Jawan: Jay C Flippen
Chief Policeman: Mike Mazurki
Hassan-Ben: Jack Elam
Police Subaltern: Ted de Corsia

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