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The Las Vegas Story [DVD] [1952]

  • SKU: 20652332
  • Release Date: 08/21/2012
  • Rating: NR
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    The Las Vegas Story
    The Las Vegas Story features two of Hollywood's most impressive physiques. Victor Mature stars as Dave Andrews, a policeman, while Jane Russell plays Linda, the love of his life. Assuming that Andrews has forgotten her, Linda marries Lloyd Rollins (Vincent Price) on the rebound. All three main characters are reunited in Las Vegas, where they become enmeshed in a robbery scheme that results in murder. Clearly inspired by Casablanca, the film even includes a philosophical piano player, portrayed by Hoagy Carmichael who also wrote the film's incidental songs. Though Las Vegas Story was largely scripted by Paul Jarrico, producer Howard Hughes refused to give Jarrico screen credit because of the latter's alleged pro-communist sympathies. Jarrico promptly sued Hughes and RKO, sparking one of the more famous cause celebres of the Blacklist era. As it turned out, nobody came out ahead with The Las Vegas Story: the film posted a loss of $600,000. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Jane Russell
      Jane Russell - Linda Rollins
    • Victor Mature
      Victor Mature - Dave Andrews
    • Vincent Price
      Vincent Price - Lloyd Rollins
    • Hoagy Carmichael
      Hoagy Carmichael - Happy
    • Brad Dexter
      Brad Dexter - Tom Hubler



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      Amazing Movie, Mega Classic

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      The Las Vegas Story, is an amazing classic that all ages can enjoy. The spectacular cast of Victor Mature, Jane Russell and Vincent Price, an incredible combination of talent and beauty. A definite must for anyone who enjoys the clean, sophisticated beauty of 1950's America.

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