High Society(Movie, 1956)

| 1h 51min | Genres: Comedy, Music, Romance / Love
High SocietyRating: 3.5/5 (with 6868 votes)
High Society is a 1956 American romantic musical comedy film directed by Charles Walters and starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly and Frank Sinatra. The film was produced by Sol C. Siegel for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and shot in VistaVision and Technicolor, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The film is a musical remake of the 1940 film The Philadelphia Story which was based on the 1939 play The Philadelphia Story by Philip Barry. High Society's screenplay was written by John Patrick and involves a successful popular jazz musician (Crosby) who tries to win back the affections of his ex-wife (Kelly), who is preparing to marry another man. The cast also features Celeste Holm, John Lund and Louis Calhern, in his... ()
Movie poster of High Society

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"High Society" is currently available on 2 providers. High Society can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
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Duration: 1h 52min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 52min
Also available at on: DVD

Awards & Nominations for High Society

Academy Award for Best Original Musical Score

About High Society

Childhood friends Tracy Lord and C.K. Dexter Haven got married and quickly divorced. Now Tracy is about to marry again, this time to a shrewd social-climbing businessman. C.K. still loves her. Spy magazine blackmails Tracy's family by threatening to reveal her playboy father's exploits if not allowed to cover the wedding.

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Trailer for High Society + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer 1(Trailer, 4:12)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Rhode Island
Based on the work of: Philip Barry ("The Philadelphia Story")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 15 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/17/1956
Director: Charles Walters
Producer: Sol C. Siegel
Screenwriter: John Patrick
Film Editor: Ralph E. Winters
Director of Photography: Paul Vogel
Composer: Cole Porter
Costume designer: Helen Rose
Production Designer: Cedric Gibbons
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Ypsili koinonia (Υψηλή Κοινωνία)"
"Alta Società"
"상류 사회"
"En skön historia"

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Other movies with this title: High Society (US, 1924), High Society (GB, 1932), High Society (US, 1955), High Society (FR, 2014), High Society (DE, 2017), High Society (KR, 2018)

WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:8830, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 07/24/2021