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The Sun Shines Bright
Directed by:
John Ford

Released on May 02 of 1953 in the USA, "The Sun Shines Bright" (also known as "Sole splende alto, Il") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by John Ford . Charles Winninger is starring, alongside Arleen Whelan, John Russell, Stepin Fetchit, Russell Simpson and Francis Ford.

Who is the director of "The Sun Shines Bright":

The Sun Shines Bright was directed by John Ford, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before The Sun Shines Bright, John Ford had directed What Price Glory, released in 1952, The Quiet Man (1952), Rio Grande (1950), Wagon Master (1950), When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950), and Pinky (1949). Since, he directed Mogambo, released in 1953, The Long Gray Line (1955), Mister Roberts (1955), The Searchers (1956), The Wings of Eagles (1957), and The Rising of the Moon (1957).

When was "The Sun Shines Bright" released:

The Sun Shines Bright was initally released in the United States on Saturday, May 02, 1953. Also released on Saturday, May 02, 1953 has been Split Second (dir. Dick Powell). This was sixty-six (66) years ago.

It has been released on April, 1953 in France and on Tuesday, June 30, 1953 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Sun Shines Bright":

At the casting of The Sun Shines Bright we find Charles Winninger, previously seen in Father Is a Bachelor (1950) and Living in a Big Way (1947); Arleen Whelan (Dear Wife (1949), That Wonderful Urge (1948)); John Russell (Fighting Coast Guard (1951), The Fat Man (1951)) [ more... ]

  • Trevor Bardette and Russell Simpson, Henry O'Neill, Ernest Whitman can be seen in Santa Fe Trail, released in 1940.
  • Arleen Whelan, Russell Simpson, Francis Ford and Milburn Stone also worked together in Young Mr. Lincoln, released in 1939.
  • Paul Hurst, Henry O'Neill and Ernest Whitman also appeared together in Castle on the Hudson, released in 1940.
  • Trevor Bardette and Russell Simpson, Mitchell Lewis also appeared together in Lone Star, released in 1952.
  • Trevor Bardette and Paul Hurst, Ernest Whitman can all be seen in Gone with the Wind, released in 1939.
  • Stepin Fetchit, Russell Simpson and Francis Ford can be seen in The World Moves On, released in 1934.
  • Henry O'Neill and Mitchell Lewis, Grant Withers have all also be seen in Billy the Kid, released in 1941.
  • Russell Simpson, Francis Ford and Trevor Bardette can be seen in Three Faces West, released in 1940.
  • Trevor Bardette and Russell Simpson, Francis Ford also appeared in The Grapes of Wrath, released in 1940.
  • James Kirkwood and Russell Simpson, Grant Withers also appeared in Tennessee Johnson, released in 1942.
  • Russell Simpson, Francis Ford and Grant Withers also worked together in My Darling Clementine, released in 1946.
  • Stepin Fetchit, Russell Simpson and Francis Ford also appeared together in The County Chairman, released in 1935.
  • John Russell, Russell Simpson and Slim Pickens have all also be seen in The Last Command, released in 1955.

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