Latin Lovers (1953 film)
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Mervyn LeRoy|
|Produced by||Joe Pasternak|
|Written by||Isobel Lennart|
|Music by||Nicholas Brodszky|
|Edited by||John McSweeney Jr.|
|August 25, 1953|
Latin Lovers is a Technicolor 1953 romantic musical comedy film made by MGM. It was directed by Mervyn LeRoy, and written by Isobel Lennart. The music score is by Nicholas Brodszky, and the cinematographer was Joseph Ruttenberg.
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- Lana Turner as Nora Taylor
- Ricardo Montalban as Roberto Santos
- John Lund as Paul Chevron
- Louis Calhern as Grandfather Eduardo Santos
- Jean Hagen as Anne Kellwood
- Eduard Franz as Dr. Lionel Y. Newman
- Beulah Bondi as Woman analyst
- Joaquin Garay as Zeca
- Archer MacDonald as Howard G. Hubbell
- Dorothy Neumann as Mrs. Newman
- Robert Burton (born 1895) as Mr. Cumberly
- Rita Moreno as Christina
- Bess Flowers as Engagement Party Guest
- Pat Flaherty as Jim Webson - Polo Player
Fernando Lamas was originally cast in the role that Ricardo Montalban played. Lamas and Lana Turner were lovers and when they broke up, she insisted he be replaced.
According to MGM records the film earned $1,056,000 in the US and Canada and $1,033,000 elsewhere, resulting to a loss of $837,000.
- The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study.
- Latin Lovers at the Internet Movie Database
- Latin Lovers at AllMovie
- Latin Lovers at the TCM Movie Database
- Latin Lovers at the British Film Institute's Film and TV Database
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