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Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

112 min - Music, Romance, Family - 19 December 1952
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The inimitable Danny Kaye stars as famed storyteller Hans Christian Andersen in this charming fictionalized biopic that blends music, romance, comedy and fantasy to trace the life of Denmark's literary hero. A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.

Director:  Charles Vidor
Stars:  Danny Kaye, Farley Granger, Zizi Jeanmaire, Joseph Walsh, Philip Tonge, John Qualen, Erik Bruhn, Roland Petit, John Brown, Jeanne Lafayette, Robert Malcolm, George Chandler, Fred Kelsey, Lee Aaker, Billy Bevan, Barrie Chase, Sylvia Lewis

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The inimitable Danny Kaye stars as famed storyteller Hans Christian Andersen in this charming fictionalized biopic that blends music, romance, comedy and fantasy to trace the life of Denmark's literary hero. A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.



Tagline: The glorious story of the greatest storyteller of them all!

Genres: Music, Romance, Family

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Language:  English
Release Date:  19 December 1952

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Samuel Goldwyn Company, The

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 52 min

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