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Gaily, Gaily

Directed by Norman Jewison
United States, 1969


Blowing into the Windy City by train with a noble but naïve plan to “seek his destiny,” small-town youth Ben Harvey finds himself apprenticing under a curmudgeonly reporter at one of Chicago’s largest newspapers and befriending a madame.

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Gaily, Gaily Directed by Norman Jewison

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1970 | 3 nominations including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Writers Guild of America

1970 | Nominee: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1969 | 3rd place: Best Supporting Actor

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