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1955. Virginia Grey - The rose tattoo

1955. Virginia Grey - The rose tattoo

The Rose Tattoo is a 1955 American film adaptation of the Tennessee Williams play of the same name. It was adapted by Williams and Hal Kanter and directed by Daniel Mann, with stars Anna Magnani, Burt Lancaster, Marisa Pavan and Jo Van Fleet. Williams originally wrote the play for Italian Anna Magnani to play on Broadway in 1951, but she declined the offer because of her difficulty with the English language at the time. By the time of this film adaptation, she was ready. wikipedia

Directed by Daniel Mann

Screenplay by Tennessee Williams, Hal Kanter (adaptation)

Based on The Rose Tattoo by Tennessee Williams

Produced by Hal B. Wallis

Cinematography James Wong Howe

Edited by Warren Low

Music by Alex North

Distributed by Paramount Pictures

Release date - 12 December 1955