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The Music Man, 1962

The Music Man
Directed by: Morton Da Costa
Written by: Marion Hargrove
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  151 min
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The Music Man can be described as feel good, captivating, and humorous. The plot revolves around a music band, small town life, and falling in love. Its comic aspect comes from screwball humor. The Music Man's main genres are comedy, romance, and family. In approach, it is realistic. It is set, at least in part, in a small town. The Music Man is located in Iowa. It takes place in the 20th century. The soundtrack is oldies and show tunes. The Music Man is adapted from a play. The movie has received attention for being a Golden Globe winner, a blockbuster, and critically acclaimed. It is well suited for a family outing and a date night.

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A con artist (Robert Preston) pulls a musical scam on Iowa townsfolk. more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 19 June 1962
Runtime: 151 min
Awards: Academy Awards

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Ray Heindorf for Best Adapted or Musical Song/Score at the 1962 Academy Awards

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Robert Preston Robert Preston As Harold Hill
Shirley Jones Shirley Jones As Marian Paroo
Buddy Hackett Buddy Hackett As Marcellus Washburn
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I am not a fan of musicals, but this is in my top five. Granted, I have only seen five musicals. Not as great as Sweeney Tod, nor Les Miserables, but The Music Man is meant to be fun and uplifting.
29.June.2014 |  by: Mike43
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This DVD takes full advantage of the format. Shirley Jones gives us a 20-plus minute introduction which adds interest. Did you know, for instance, that Shirley discovered she was pregnant about three months into the eight months production? For us,...
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