Silk Stockings (1957)


Silk Stockings Poster
Original Title: Silk Stockings
Type: Movie
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Runtime: 117 Minutes    (1 Hours : 57 Minutes)
Release Date: 18 Jul 1957 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Rouben Mamoulian
Writer: 
Leonard Gershe, Leonard Spigelgass, Melchior Lengyel
Stars: 
Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Janis Paige  »




Description

A musical remake of Ninotchka: After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a straying Soviet composer from Paris, the beautiful, ultra-serious Ninotchka is sent to complete their mission and to retrieve them. She...




Plot

A musical remake of Ninotchka: After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a straying Soviet composer from Paris, the beautiful, ultra-serious Ninotchka is sent to complete their mission and to retrieve them. She starts out condemning the decadent West, but gradually falls under its spell, with the help of Steve Canfield, an American movie producer. Written by John Oswalt




Tagline

BIG BOUNCY BEAUTIFUL! (original print ad - all caps)





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    La belle de Moscou (France)
    La bella de Moscú (Spain)
    Ena zevgari metaxotes kaltses (Greece)
    Silkesstrumpan (Sweden)
    絹の靴下 (Japan, Japanese title)

  • Company

    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Australia:G
    Finland:S
    South Korea:12
    Sweden:Btl
    United Kingdom:U
    United States:Approved
    West Germany:12

  • Location

    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios - 10202 W. Washington Blvd.
    Culver City
    California
    USA





  • Details (Financial)

  • Budget

    $1,853,463





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    2.35 : 1

  • Color

    Color (Metrocolor)

  • Sound Mix

    4-Track Stereo
    Perspecta Stereo (as Perspecta Sound®) (Westrex Recording System)





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 nominations.