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It's a Wonderful World (1956)

Approved | | Musical, Comedy | 1959 (USA)
Two struggling songwriters have an unexpected hit on their hands after they discover a unique way of composing.


Val Guest


Val Guest (original story), Val Guest (screen play)


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Terence Morgan ... Ray Thompson
George Cole ... Ken Millar
Kathleen Harrison ... Miss Gilly
Mylène Demongeot ... Georgie (as Mylene Nicole)
Dennis Lotis ... Himself
Ted Heath Ted Heath ... Himself
James Hayter ... Bert Fielding
Harold Lang Harold Lang ... Mervyn Wade
Maurice Kaufmann ... Paul Taylor
Richard Wattis ... Harold
Reginald Beckwith Reginald Beckwith ... Professional Manager
Charles Clay Charles Clay ... Sir Thomas Van Broughton
Derek Blomfield ... Arranger
Jock McKay Jock McKay ... Performer
Douglas Blackwell Douglas Blackwell ... 1ST Demonstrator


Two struggling songwriters have an unexpected hit on their hands after they discover a unique way of composing.

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songwriter | singer | See All (2) »


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Musical | Comedy


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Release Date:

1959 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der er musik i luften See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)


Color (Technicolor) (uncredited)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


One of few movies to have been filmed inside the legendary Hammersmith 'Palais de Danse', opened in 1919 and demolished in 2012. It was replaced by flats. Until the closure in 2007 it had hosted every genre of music: from Adelaide Hall, many dance orchestras, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie to The Fall and many, many others. The site is now marked by a plaque. See more »


A Few Kisses Ago
Music by Robert Farnon
Lyrics by Val Guest
Performed by Dennis Lotis (uncredited)
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