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Breakfast at Tiffany's (5-Oct-1961)

Director: Blake Edwards

Writer: George Axelrod

From novel: Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote

Music: Henry Mancini

Producers: Martin Jurow; Richard Shepherd

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, New York

Holly Golightly, sophisticated party girl looking to land a rich husband, and Paul Varjak, struggling writer who is the kept man of a wealthy older socialite, become friends and fall in love. Won Oscars for Best Original Song ("Moon River"), and Best Score; received nominations for Best Actress, Best Screenplay, and Best Set Decoration. Entered 2012 into the National Film Registry.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Martin Balsam
4-Nov-1919 13-Feb-1996 A Thousand Clowns
Buddy Ebsen
2-Apr-1908 6-Jul-2003 Jed Clampett
Audrey Hepburn
4-May-1929 20-Jan-1993 My Fair Lady
John McGiver
5-Nov-1913 9-Sep-1975 Midnight Cowboy
Patricia Neal
20-Jan-1926 8-Aug-2010 The Day the Earth Stood Still
George Peppard
1-Oct-1928 8-May-1994 The A Team
Alan Reed
20-Aug-1907 14-Jun-1977 Voice of Fred Flintstone
Mickey Rooney
23-Sep-1920 6-Apr-2014 Actor in Andy Hardy comedies, musicals
José Luis de Villalonga
29-Jan-1920 30-Aug-2007 Breakfast at Tiffany's


Audrey Hepburn   ...   Holly Golightly
George Peppard   ...   Paul Varjak ("Fred")
Patricia Neal   ...   Mrs. Failenson (in apartment 2E)
Buddy Ebsen   ...   Doc Golightly
Martin Balsam   ...   O. J. Berman
Josť Luis de Villalonga   ...   Josť da Silva Pereira (fiance)
John McGiver   ...   Salesman at Tiffany's
Alan Reed   ...   Sally Tomato
Dorothy Whitney   ...   Mag Wildwood
Miss Beverly Hills   ...   Nightclub Dancer
Stanley Adams   ...   Rusty Trawler
Claude Stroud   ...   Sid Arbuck
Elvia Allman   ...   Librarian
Cat   ...   Itself
And Also Starring
Mickey Rooney   ...   Mr. Yunioshi


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