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Call Me Madam (1953)

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114 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

Washington hostess Sally Adams becomes a Truman-era US ambassador to a European grand duchy.
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Director
Writers
Russel Crouse (musical "Call Me Madam") | Howard Lindsay (musical "Call Me Madam") | Arthur Sheekman (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Editor
Robert L. Simpson (as Robert Simpson)
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Updated Mar 4, 1953

Release date
Apr 1953 (United States)

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Ethel Merman
Sally Adams Sally Adams   See fewer
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Donald O'Connor
Kenneth Gibson Kenneth Gibson   See fewer
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Vera-Ellen
Princess Maria Princess Maria   See fewer
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George Sanders
General Cosmo Constantine General Cosmo Constantine   See fewer
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Billy De Wolfe
Pemberton Maxwell Pemberton Maxwell   See fewer
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Helmut Dantine
Prince Hugo Prince Hugo   See fewer
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Walter Slezak
August Tantinnin August Tantinnin   See fewer
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Steven Geray
Prime Minister Sebastian Prime Minister Sebastian   See fewer
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Ludwig Stössel
Grand Duke Otto (as Ludwig Stossel) Grand Duke Otto (as Ludwig Stossel)   See fewer
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Lilia Skala
Grand Duchess Sophie Grand Duchess Sophie   See fewer
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Charles Dingle
Sen. Brockway Sen. Brockway   See fewer
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Emory Parnell
Sen. Charlie Gallagher Sen. Charlie Gallagher   See fewer
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Percy Helton
Sen. Wilkins Sen. Wilkins   See fewer
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Elizabeth Allan
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Leon Alton
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Hannelore Axman
Telephone Switchboard Operator (uncredited) Telephone Switchboard Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leon Belasco
Leader (uncredited) Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oscar Beregi Sr.
Chamberlain (uncredited) Chamberlain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Julio Bonini
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John Brascia
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Ralph Brooks
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George Calliga
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George Chakiris
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Barrie Chase
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Jack Chefe
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James Conaty
Guest at Sally's Party (uncredited) Guest at Sally's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Townsman at Fair (uncredited) Townsman at Fair (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles J. Conrad
Newspaper Reporter (uncredited) Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sayre Dearing
Ball Extra (uncredited) Ball Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Dickson
Guest at Sally's Party (uncredited) Guest at Sally's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dante DiPaolo
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Luigi Faccuito
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Fritz Feld
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Bess Flowers
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Butler (uncredited) Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Garrick
Supreme Court Justice (uncredited) Supreme Court Justice (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Gerstle
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Everett Glass
Announcer at Sally's Party (uncredited) Announcer at Sally's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kit Guard
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Sam Harris
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Stuart Holmes
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Walter Woolf King
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Mike Lally
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Imogene Lynn
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Sidney Marion
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Matt Mattox
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Rudolph (uncredited) Rudolph (uncredited)   See fewer
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William J. O'Brien
Doorman at Ball (uncredited) Doorman at Ball (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nestor Paiva
Miccoli (uncredited) Miccoli (uncredited)   See fewer
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Manuel París
Headwaiter at Sally's Party (uncredited) Headwaiter at Sally's Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Stevens
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John Wengraf
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Marc Wilder
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Mack Williams
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6.8 / 10 | 1,090 votes