The Red Danube

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Janet Leigh and Peter Lawford star as lovers trapped on either side of the newly fallen Iron Curtain, a man and a woman stranded on opposite sides of The Red Danube.
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Janet Leigh and Peter Lawford star as lovers trapped on either side of the newly fallen Iron Curtain, a man and a woman stranded on opposite sides of The Red Danube.

Original Release

10/14/1949

US Release

10/14/1949

Cast

Walter Pidgeon Col. Michael S. 'Hooky' Nicobar
Ethel Barrymore Mother Superior ('Mother Auxilia')
Peter Lawford Major John 'Twingo' McPhimister
Angela Lansbury Audrey Quail
Janet Leigh Maria Buhlen / Olga Alexandrova / Olga Alexandrova aka Maria Buhlen
Louis Calhern Colonel Piniev
Francis L. Sullivan Colonel Humphrey 'Blinker' Omicron
Melville Cooper Private David Moonlight
Robert Coote Brigadier C.M.V. Catlock
Alan Napier The General
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

George Sidney

Writers

Gina Kaus, Arthur Wimperis, Bruce Marshall, Carey Wilson

Cast

Walter Pidgeon Col. Michael S. 'Hooky' Nicobar
Ethel Barrymore Mother Superior ('Mother Auxilia')
Peter Lawford Major John 'Twingo' McPhimister
Angela Lansbury Audrey Quail
Janet Leigh Maria Buhlen / Olga Alexandrova / Olga Alexandrova aka Maria Buhlen
Louis Calhern Colonel Piniev
Francis L. Sullivan Colonel Humphrey 'Blinker' Omicron
Melville Cooper Private David Moonlight
Robert Coote Brigadier C.M.V. Catlock
Alan Napier The General
Roman Toporow 2nd Lt. Maxim Omansky
Kasia Orzazewski Sister Kasmira
Tamara Shayne Helena Nagard
Konstantin Shayne Professor Serge Bruloff
Janine Perreau Mickey Mouse
Victor Wood Lt. Guedalia-Wood (as David Hydes) / Lt. Guedalia-Wood
Argentina Brunetti Italian Woman
Richard Fraser Transport Pilot
Doris Lloyd Mrs. Omicron
Geoffrey Alan Major

Producers

Editors

James E. Newcom

1951 Oscar Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White Nominated
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