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3.1
16 Ratings

Three Little Words

Directed by Richard Thorpe
United States, 1950
Comedy, Biography, Musical

Synopsis

Fred Astaire won a Golden Globe for his performance as sidelined magician Bert Kalmar, who meets aspiring baseball player Harry Ruby. The pair start writing tunes together, embarking on a long roller-coaster partnership.

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Three Little Words Directed by Richard Thorpe

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1951 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture

Writers Guild of America

1951 | Nominee: Best Written American Musical (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1951 | Winner: Best Actor - Comedy or Musical

1951 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer

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