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Billy Bigelow asks for permission to be sent down “from above” for one day to try and make amends for mistakes he made in life.
1957 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
1957 | Nominee: Best Written American Musical (Screen)
Interesting as one of the darker musicals of the era (domestic violence). The many duets and soliloquies are pretty un-cinematic, but the story retains its power. Frank Sinatra was originally cast as the lead---his absence is felt.
THAT 'IF I LOVED YOU' NUMBER IS THE BEST ROMANTIC NUMBER EVAHH