Luxury Liner (film)

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Luxury Liner
Directed by Richard Whorf
Produced by Joe Pasternak
Screenplay by Gladys Lehman
Richard Connell
Karl Kamb
Starring George Brent
Jane Powell
Lauritz Melchior
Music by Adolph Deutsch
Cinematography Robert H. Planck
Edited by Robert Kern
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date(s) 9 September 1948
Running time 97-99 min.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $2,178,000[1]
Box office $4,128,000[1]

Luxury Liner is a 1948 romantic musical comedy film made by MGM in Technicolor. It was directed by Richard Whorf, and written by Richard Connell, Karl Kamb and Gladys Lehman. It was originally titled Maiden Voyage.[2]

An earlier film with the same title Luxury Liner (1933), starred George Brent and Zita Johann, and was directed by Lothar Mendes.

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The film was a hit and earned $2,297,000 in the US and Canada, and $1,831,000 overseas, resulting in a profit of $428,000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ Hopper, Hedda (Mar 26, 1947). "Looking at Hollywood". Los Angeles Times. 

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