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The Toast of New Orleans

1950 Rated NR 1hr 37m

Mario Lanza so thrilled audiences with his superb singing in That Midnight Kiss that director Norman Taurog rushed to pair Lanza and Kathryn Grayson again. Grayson plays a snooty opera diva who falls in love with a singing fisherman (Lanza) from the Louisiana bayou. David Niven also stars in this Oscar-nominated film for Best Original Song ("Be My Love").

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Movie Details

1951 Academy Award®
  • Best Music Song nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; documentary "Mario Lanza: Singing to the Gods"; vintage Fitzpatrick Traveltalk shorts "Modern New Orleans" and "Old New Orleans".