Hans Christian Andersen Trailer

Hans Christian Andersen Trailer (1952)

"The glorious story of the greatest storyteller of them all!" 19 December 1952 Music, Romance, Family 112 mins

The inimitable Danny Kaye stars as famed storyteller Hans Christian Andersen in this charming fictionalized biopic that blends music, romance, comedy and fantasy to trace the life of Denmark's literary hero. A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.

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Danny Kaye

as Hans Christian Andersen

John Qualen

as Burgomaster

Erik Bruhn

as The Hussar - Danced by

Roland Petit

as The Prince in 'The Little Mermaid' Ballet

John Brown

as Schoolmaster

Robert Malcolm

as Stage Doorman

Fred Kelsey

as First Gendarme

Lee Aaker

as Little Boy (uncredited)

Billy Bevan

as Town Councilman (uncredited)

Barrie Chase

as Ballerina (uncredited)


Harry Stradling Sr.

Harry Stradling Sr. Director of Photography

Frank Loesser

Original Music Composer

Antoni Clave

Antoni Clave Art Direction

Richard Day

Richard Day Art Direction

Mary Wills

Mary Wills Costume Design

Antoni Clave

Antoni Clave Costume Design

Del Armstrong

Del Armstrong Makeup Artist

Helen Turpin

Helen Turpin Hairstylist

Fred Lau

Fred Lau Sound Recordist

Roland Petit

Roland Petit Choreographer

International Releases Dates

Denmark 04 September 1953

France 14 August 1953

United Kingdom 19 December 1952

Sweden 11 September 1953

United States 19 December 1952

Production Companies

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