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Tales of Manhattan
Directed by:
Julien Duvivier

"Tales of Manhattan" (also known as "Destino") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Julien Duvivier, released on August 05 of 1942 in the USA , starring Charles Boyer, Rita Hayworth, Ginger Rogers, Henry Fonda, Charles Laughton and Edward G. Robinson.

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Who is the director of "Tales of Manhattan":

Tales of Manhattan was directed by Julien Duvivier, a French director, writer, and producer.

Before Tales of Manhattan, Julien Duvivier had directed Lydia, released in 1941, The Great Waltz (1938), L' Homme du jour (1937), Le Golem (1936), La Bandera (1935), and Golgotha (1935). Since, he directed Panique, released in 1947, Anna Karenina (1948), Le Petit monde de Don Camillo (1952), Voici le temps des assassins... (1956), L' Homme à l'imperméable (1957), and La Femme et le pantin (1959).

When was "Tales of Manhattan" released:

Tales of Manhattan was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, August 05, 1942.. This was seventy-seven (77) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 13, 1944 in France; Monday, March 04, 1946 in Germany; Sunday, July 15, 1945 in Italy; Monday, December 03, 1945 in Spain; Saturday, November 18, 1944 in Australia and on Thursday, August 01, 1946 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Tales of Manhattan":

At the casting of Tales of Manhattan we find Charles Boyer, previously seen in Appointment for Love (1941) and Hold Back the Dawn (1941); Rita Hayworth (My Gal Sal (1942), You'll Never Get Rich (1941)); Ginger Rogers (Roxie Hart (1942), Tom Dick and Harry (1941)) [ more... ]

  • Harry Davenport and Charles Laughton, Thomas Mitchell also appeared in The Hunchback of Notre Dame, released in 1939.
  • Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Thomas Mitchell and Harry Davenport can also be seen in Gone with the Wind, released in 1939.
  • Henry Fonda, Paul Robeson and Gail Patrick also appeared in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • Henry Fonda, Eugene Pallette and Marion Martin also appeared together in The Big Street, released in 1942.
  • Elsa Lanchester and Charles Laughton, Roland Young have all also be seen in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Elsa Lanchester, George Sanders and Harry Davenport also appeared in Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake, released in 1942.

What is the Storyline of "Tales of Manhattan":

The stories follow a black formal tailcoat as it goes from owner to owner, in five otherwise unconnected stories.

The first is a love triangle between Charles Boyer, Thomas Mitchell, and Rita Hayworth. Boyer plays an actor who gives his finest performance when he's shot while wearing the jacket.

The second tale is a comic story featuring Ginger Rogers who finds a romantic love letter in her future husband's jacket. Her boyfriend (Cesar Romero) enlists his best man (Henry Fonda) to help bail [...]

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