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Directed by:
Vincente Minnelli

Starring Howard Keel, Ann Blyth, Dolores Gray, Vic Damone, Monty Woolley and Sebastian Cabot, "Kismet" (also known as "Straniero tra gli angeli, Uno") is an Adventure/Musical/Fantasy/Comedy/Romance film directed by Vincente Minnelli, released on October 08 of 1955 in the USA.

Who directed "Kismet":

Kismet was directed by Vincente Minnelli, an American director, and writer.

Before directing Kismet, Vincente Minnelli had directed The Cobweb, released in 1955, Brigadoon (1954), The Long, Long Trailer (1954), The Band Wagon (1953), The Story of Three Loves (1953), and The Bad and the Beautiful (1952). Since, he directed Lust for Life, released in 1956, Tea and Sympathy (1956), Designing Woman (1957), Gigi (1958), The Reluctant Debutante (1958), and Some Came Running (1958).

When was "Kismet" released:

Kismet was initally released in the United States on Saturday, October 08, 1955.. This was sixty-four (64) years ago.

It has been released on Monday, January 10, 1994 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Kismet":

At the casting of Kismet we find Howard Keel, previously seen in Jupiter's Darling (1955) and Deep in My Heart (1954); Ann Blyth (The King's Thief (1955), The Student Prince (1954)); Dolores Gray (It's Always Fair Weather (1955), Lady for a Night (1942)) [ more... ]

  • Ted de Corsia and Howard Keel, Jack Elam also worked together in Ride, Vaquero!, released in 1953.
  • Jack Elam and Ted de Corsia also worked together in Baby Face Nelson, released in 1957.
  • Jack Elam and Jay C. Flippen also appeared in Firecreek, released in 1968.

What is the Storyline of "Kismet":

In old Baghdad, an impoverished poet goes to the marketplace to sell his rhymes for food. Because the Poet has set up shop in a spot usually reserved for a man named Hajj, some men kidnap the Poet and take him to the desert tent of Jawan, an elderly thief. Jawan, assuming that the Poet is Hajj, orders him to reverse the curse Hajj put on him fifteen years ago, which led to the kidnapping of Jawan's beloved son. The Poet asks for one hundred gold pieces to reverse the curse; Jawan agrees, and [...]

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