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1960 Rated NR 2hr 21m

Paris in the 1890s comes to life in this adaptation of Cole Porter's rollicking musical about changing tastes. Simone (Shirley MacLaine) is a cabaret dancer who performs the forbidden can-can nightly. When she's targeted by a prudish judge (Louis Jourdan), it's up to her charming boyfriend, lawyer François (Frank Sinatra), to defend her. The film features Porter classics "Let's Do It," "Just One of Those Things" and more.

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Movie Details

1961 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) nominee
1961 Academy Award®
  • Best Costume Design Color nominee
  • Best Music Score nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Bonus material
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1, Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.0, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital 5.0

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.