Going My Way(Movie, 1944)

2h 6min | Genres: Drama, Comedy, Music
Going My WayRating: 3.5/5 (with 29 votes)
Going My Way is a 1944 American musical comedy-drama film directed by Leo McCarey and starring Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald. Based on a story by Leo McCarey, the film is about a new young priest taking over a parish from an established old veteran. Crosby sings five songs in the film, with other songs performed onscreen by Metropolitan Opera's star mezzo-soprano, Risë Stevens (in the role of a famous Metropolitan Opera performer) as well as the Robert Mitchell Boys Choir (in the role of juvenile deliquents turned into a choir). Going My Way was followed the next year by a sequel, The Bells of St. Mary's. Going My Way was the highest-grossing picture of 1944, and was nominated for 10 Academy Awards, winning seven, including Best Picture. Its success helped to make movie exhibitors choose Crosby as the biggest box-... ()
Movie poster of Going My Way

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Awards & Nominations for Going My Way

Academy Award for Best Picture National Film Registry Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Story Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 2x Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Story Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Black-and-white Academy Award for Best Film Editing Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Picture

About Going My Way

Youthful Father Chuck O'Malley led a colorful life of sports, song, and romance before joining the Roman Catholic clergy. After being appointed to a run-down New York parish, O'Malley's worldly knowledge helps him connect with a gang of boys looking for direction, eventually winning over the aging, conventional Parish priest.

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Trailer for Going My Way + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Original Trailer(Trailer, 2:15)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 14 languages: Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/06/1944 (World premiere: 05/15/1944)
Director: Leo McCarey
Producer: Leo McCarey
Screenwriter: Frank Butler, Frank Cavett
Film Editor: LeRoy Stone
Director of Photography: Lionel Lindon
Composer: Robert E. Dolan
Costume designer: Edith Head
Production Designer: Hans Dreier
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"O Bom Pastor"
"나의 길을 가련다"
"Vandre min vei"
Keywords: priest
Revenue: 16,300,000 USD
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:12412, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 08/24/2019