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Music for Millions
Directed by:
Henry Koster

"Music for Millions" (also known as "Musik für Millionen", "Marisa") is a Comedy/Drama/Musical film directed by Henry Koster, released in the USA on December 18 of 1944 . Margaret O'Brien and José Iturbi are starring, alongside Jimmy Durante, June Allyson, Marsha Hunt and Hugh Herbert.

Who directed "Music for Millions":

Music for Millions was directed by Henry Koster, a German director, writer, and producer.

Before making Music for Millions, Henry Koster had directed Between Us Girls, released in 1942, It Started with Eve (1941), Spring Parade (1940), Three Smart Girls Grow Up (1939), The Rage of Paris (1938), and Three Smart Girls (1936). Since, he directed Two Sisters from Boston, released in 1946, The Unfinished Dance (1947), The Bishop's Wife (1947), The Luck of the Irish (1948), Come to the Stable (1949), and The Inspector General (1949).

When was "Music for Millions" released:

Music for Millions was initially released on Monday, December 18, 1944, in the United States. Also released on this day were Experiment Perilous (dir. Jacques Tourneur) and Double Exposure. This was seventy-four (74) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, May 21, 1947 in France and on 1949 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Music for Millions":

At the casting of Music for Millions we find Margaret O'Brien, previously seen in Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) and The Canterville Ghost (1944); José Iturbi (Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)); Jimmy Durante (Two Girls and a Sailor (1944), The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942)) [ more... ]

  • Jack Roth and Jimmy Durante, June Allyson, Ben Lessy, Eddie Jackson also worked together in Two Sisters from Boston, released in 1946.
  • Connie Gilchrist and Margaret O'Brien, June Allyson, Harry Davenport also appeared together in Little Women, released in 1949.
  • José Iturbi, Jimmy Durante and June Allyson also appeared together in Two Girls and a Sailor, released in 1944.
  • Larry Adler and José Iturbi, Harry Davenport also worked together in Three Daring Daughters, released in 1948.
  • Helen Gilbert and Margaret O'Brien, Harry Davenport also appeared in Meet Me in St. Louis, released in 1944.

What is the Storyline of "Music for Millions":

"Mike" (Margaret O'Brien), age 6, arrives in New York to stay with her sister Barbara Ainsworth (June Allyson), who lived together with a group of girls, her co-players in a symphony orchestra. As the orchestra prepares to go on a tour of army camps, a telegram is received informing them of the death of Barbara's soldier husband. The girls decide to keep it from her until after her baby is born.


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