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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Frank Sinatra
Dean Martin
Shirley MacLaine
Directors
Vincente Minnelli
Screenwriters
Running Time
136 minutes

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Some Came Running

Plot
Dave Hirsch, a writer and army veteran, returns to his hometown, to find it awash with scandal and good time girls. His sensible, successful brother wants him to settle down with local teacher Gwen, but Dave's ex Ginny and newfound gambling partner Bama have other ideas.


Verdict
Stylish enough, but the plodding story inhibits the smooth sophistication of the film's stars.


Reviewed by Emily Phillips

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