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Rated NR · 120 minutes · 1954

Musical comedy
This 1954 Paramount musical is a semi-remake of Holiday Inn (1942), which introduced the title song. Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye are a pair of nightclub performers who help an old army acquaintance (Dean Jagger) make a go of his resort hotel. Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen provide the love interest, and the whole thing is rather forced and antiseptically cheerful. Michael Curtiz directed, a long way from Casablanca. With Sig Ruman, Grady Sutton, and Mary Wickes.

Screens as part of a double feature with It's a Wonderful Life (see separate listing). Fri 12/7, 9:45 PM; Sat 12/8, noon and 6:30 PM; Sun 12/9, 3:15 PM; Fri 12/14, 9:45 PM; Sat 12/15, 3:15 and 9:45 PM; Sun 12/16, noon and 6:30 PM; Fri 12/21, noon and 6:30 PM; Sat 12/22, 3:15 and 9:45 PM; Sun 12/23, noon and 6:30 PM; and Mon 12/24, noon.


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Director: Michael Curtiz
Writer: Norman Krasna, Norman Panama and Melvin Frank
Producer: Robert Emmett Dolan
Cast: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen, Dean Jagger, Mary Wickes, John Brascia, Anne Whitfield, Richard Shannon, Grady Sutton, Sig Ruman, Robert Crosson, Herb Vigran, Dick Keene, Johnny Grant, Gavin Gordon, Marcel De La Brosse, James Parnell, Percy Helton, Barrie Chase and George Chakiris

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