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Baby Doll
Directed by:
Elia Kazan

"Baby Doll" (also known as "Baby Doll - La bambola viva", "Baby Doll - Begehre nicht des anderen Weib") is a Drama film directed by Elia Kazan, released in the USA on December 18 of 1956 . Karl Malden is starring, alongside Carroll Baker, Eli Wallach, Mildred Dunnock, Lonny Chapman and Eades Hogue.

She's nineteen. She's married two years -- quite a girl -- and not quite a woman...

Who is the director of "Baby Doll":

Baby Doll was directed by Elia Kazan, a director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before Baby Doll, Elia Kazan had directed East of Eden, released in 1955, East of Eden (1955), On the Waterfront (1954), Viva Zapata! (1952), A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), and Panic in the Streets (1950). Since, he directed A Face in the Crowd, released in 1957, Wild River (1960), Splendor in the Grass (1961), America, America (1963), The Visitors (1972), and The Last Tycoon (1976).

What was the release date of "Baby Doll":

Baby Doll was initally released in the United States on Tuesday, December 18, 1956.. This was sixty-three (63) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, February 01, 1957 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Baby Doll":

At the casting of Baby Doll we find Karl Malden, previously seen in On the Waterfront (1954) and Take the High Ground! (1953); Carroll Baker (Giant (1956), Easy to Love (1953)); Eli Wallach (The Lineup (1958), Seven Thieves (1960)) [ more... ]

  • Eli Wallach and Karl Malden, Carroll Baker can be seen in How the West Was Won, released in 1962.
  • Karl Malden and Carroll Baker also appeared in Cheyenne Autumn, released in 1964.
  • Karl Malden and Eli Wallach also worked together in Nuts, released in 1987.

What is the Storyline of "Baby Doll":

In the Mississippi Delta, failing, bigoted, middle-aged cotton gin-owner Archie Lee Meighan (Karl Malden) has been married to pretty, empty-headed 19-year old virgin Baby Doll Meighan (Carroll Baker) for two years. Archie impatiently waits for Baby Doll's 20th birthday just a few days away when, by prior agreement with Baby Doll's dying father, the marriage can finally be consummated. In the meantime, Baby Doll still sleeps in a crib, wearing childish shorty-nightgowns and sucking her thumb, while Archie, [...]

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