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Three Coins In The Fountain

  Three Coins In The Fountain Review
Tookey's Rating
5 /10
Average Rating
5.30 /10
Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire, Louis Jourdan
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Directed by: Jean Negulesco
Written by: John Patrick, from John H. Secondari

Released: 1954
Genre: DRAMA
Origin: US
Colour: C
Length: 102

Three American girls find love in Rome.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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A hit title song (music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Sammy Cahn) helped make this a big hit of the 50s; and Milton Krasner's travel-brochure cinematography won him an Academy Award. Years afterwards, it looks a very routine, stodgy romantic drama. A decade later, director Negulesco remade the film but set it in Madrid, as The Pleasure Seekers

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