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Thoroughly Modern Millie (21-Mar-1967)

Director: George Roy Hill

Writer: Richard Morris

Music Score by: Elmer Bernstein

Producer: Ross Hunter

Keywords: Musical Comedy

Innocent Kansas girl Millie Dillmount comes to New York at the height of the Roaring 20s, seeking employment with the goal of marrying her boss, whoever that might end up being. Also Carol Channing gets shot out of a cannon. Won an Oscar for Best Original Score; received addtional nominations for Best Actress, Best Set Decoration, Best Costume Design, Best Sound, Best Adapted Score, and Best Original Song, "Thoroughly Modern Millie."

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Philip Ahn
29-Mar-1905 28-Feb-1978 Early Korean-American actor
Julie Andrews
1-Oct-1935   Mary Poppins
Carol Channing
31-Jan-1921 15-Jan-2019 All-Singing All-Dancing
Anthony Dexter
19-Jan-1913 27-Mar-2001 Valentino
Herbie Faye
2-Feb-1899 28-Jun-1980 Cpl. Fender on The Phil Silvers Show
James Fox
19-May-1939   A Passage to India
John Gavin
8-Apr-1928 9-Feb-2018 Julius Caesar in Spartacus
Beatrice Lillie
29-May-1894 20-Jan-1989 Too True To Be Good
Mary Tyler Moore
29-Dec-1936 25-Jan-2017 The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Pat Morita
28-Jun-1932 24-Nov-2005 Miyagi on Karate Kid
Jack Soo
28-Oct-1916 11-Jan-1979 Det. Yemana on Barney Miller


Julie Andrews   ...   Millie Dillmount
James Fox   ...   Jimmy
Mary Tyler Moore   ...   Miss Dorothy
Carol Channing   ...   Muzzy
John Gavin   ...   Trevor Graydon
Jack Soo   ...   Oriental #1
Pat Morita   ...   Oriental #2
Philip Ahn   ...   Tea
Anthony Dexter   ...   Juarez
Cavada Humphrey   ...   Miss Flannery
Herbie Faye   ...   Taxi Driver
Michael St. Clair   ...   Baron Richter
Lisabeth Hush   ...   Judith Tremaine
Ann Dee   ...   Singer
And Co-Starring
Beatrice Lillie   ...   Mrs. Meers


Review by Cindy (posted on 31-May-2005)

This is, without a doubt, one of the funniest movies I have ever seen. Julie Andrews as Millie catches every single woman's thoughts and worries. I can't watch this movie enough. Carol Channing is totally delightful. In fact, the whole movie is totally delightful.

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