Bette Davis, Peter Falk, Glenn Ford, Hope Lange, Thomas Mitchell, and Arthur O'Connell in Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

Pocketful Of Miracles (1961)

2h 16min. // A New York gangster and his girlfriend attempt to turn street beggar Apple Annie into a society lady when the peddler learns her daughter is marrying royalty.

 

Directed by: Frank Capra

Writing Credits: Robert Riskin (screenplay)Hal Kanter (screenplay)Harry Tugend (screenplay)Damon Runyon (story)

Starring: Glenn Ford (as Dave the Dude)Bette Davis (as Apple Annie)Hope Lange (as Elizabeth (Queenie) Martin), and Arthur O’Connell (as Count Alfonso Romero)

 

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Awards:

WON. Golden Globes, USA 1962. Best Actor – Comedy or Musical. Glenn Ford.

WON. Golden Globes, USA 1962. Most Promising Newcomer – Female. Ann-Margret.

NOMINATED. Golden Globes, USA 1962. Best Actress – Comedy or Musical. Bette Davis.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1962. Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Peter Falk.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1962. Best Costume Design, Color. Edith Head, Walter Plunkett.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1962. Best Music, Original Song. Jimmy Van Heusen (music), Sammy Cahn (lyrics) for the song “Pocketful of Miracles”.

NOMINATED. American Cinema Editors, USA 1962. Best Edited Feature Film. Frank P. Keller.

NOMINATED. Directors Guild of America, USA 1962. Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures. Frank Capra.

NOMINATED. Laurel Awards 1962. Top Song. Jimmy Van Heusen (music), Sammy Cahn (lyrics) for the song “Pocketful of Miracles”.

 

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Bette Davis and Glenn Ford in Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

Bette Davis, Peter Falk, Hope Lange, and Mickey Shaughnessy in Pocketful of Miracles (1961)

 

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