Some Came Running

1958 ‧ Drama/Romance ‧ 2h 17m
7.4/10 · IMDb 77% · Rotten Tomatoes
Hard-drinking novelist Dave Hirsh (Frank Sinatra) returns home after being gone for years. His brother (Arthur Kennedy) wants Dave to settle down, and introduces him to English teacher Gwen French (Martha Hyer). Moody Dave resents his brother, and...
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Some Came Running is a 1958 American · Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer · In 1948, Dave Hirsh is a cynical Army veteran who winds up in his hometown of Parkman, Indiana, after ... Betty Lou Keim · Nancy Gates · Leora Dana Music by: Elmer Bernstein Box office: $6.3 million Written by: John Patrick; Arthur Sheekman Produced by: Sol C. Siegel
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Who died at the end of Some Came Running?
Martha Hyer, who received an Oscar nomination for playing a prim small-town schoolteacher opposite Frank Sinatra and Shirley MacLaine in the 1958 drama Some Came Running, has died. She was 89.
How old was Shirley MacLaine in Some Came Running?
In 1958, veteran MGM director Vincente Minnelli decamped to Madison, Indiana, along with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and 24-year-old Shirley MacLaine to make the familial drama Some Came Running. MacLaine shared a house with Rat Packers Sinatra and Martin during the filming.
How did the movie Some Came Running end?
Much of the film centres on Hirsh's juggling his love affairs with both “good girl” Gwen (Martha Hyer) and the fun-loving Ginnie (MacLaine). Hirsh ultimately marries Ginnie, but their happiness is short-lived, as her ex-boyfriend (Steven Peck) returns and fatally shoots her.
Where was Some Came Running filmed?
This film was shot on location in Madison, Indiana which had coincidentally been named "The Typical American Small Town", by the Office of War Information, in 1941. Filming on the picture wrapped six days ahead of schedule. Some Came Running marked the first film collaboration between Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.
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Some Came Running: Directed by Vincente Minnelli. With Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Martha Hyer. A veteran returns home to deal with family ... Full Cast & Crew · Plot Summary · User Reviews (83) · Dean Martin as Bama Dillert
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Not just one of Minnelli's best but one of Hollywood's greatest movies of any era, "Some Came Running" is unjustly forgotten. It features a career best ...
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Cast & Crew · Vincente Minnelli · Frank Sinatra · Dean Martin · Shirley Maclaine · Martha Hyer · Arthur Kennedy. Story by: James Jones
Some Came Running, American dramatic film, released in 1958, that was especially noted for the performances by Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin—in their first ...
If Some Came Running survives its dated gender politics, that's all due to MacLaine.
Five years after his triumphant turn in the film of James Jones's novel From Here to Eternity, Frank Sinatra stars in another Jones adaptation: the ...
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Basically is the story of a floozy who falls in love with a bitter, angry, but intelligent alcoholic writer (Sinatra) who returns to his hometown after his Army ...
Some Came Running ... The story is pure melodrama, despite the intention of the original novel's author, James Jones, to invest it with greater stature. But the ...