Guys and Dolls (film) Guys and Dolls is a 1955 American musical film starring Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons, Frank Sinatra, and Vivian Blaine. The picture was made by Samuel Goldwyn Productions and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM). It was directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, who also wrote the screenplay.
99+ Photos Comedy Crime Musical In New York, a gambler is challenged to take a cold female missionary to Havana, but they fall for each other, and the bet has a hidden motive to finance a crap game. Director Joseph L. Mankiewicz Writers Jo Swerling (based upon the play: "Guys and Dolls" book by)
- Joseph L. Mankiewicz
- Not Rated
- Comedy, Crime, Musical
Guys and Dolls (1,507) 2 h 29 min 1955 13+ In New York, a gambler is challenged to take a cold female missionary to Havana, but they fall for each other, and the bet has a hidden motive to finance a crap game. Directors Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons, Frank Sinatra Genres Comedy, Arts, Entertainment, and Culture Subtitles
- 149 min
Gambler Nathan Detroit (Frank Sinatra) has few options for the location of his big craps game. Needing $1,000 to pay a garage owner to host the game, Nathan bets Sky Masterson (Marlon Brando) that...
- Musical, Comedy
Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz Writing Credits Cast (in credits order) verified as complete Produced by Samuel Goldwyn ... producer Music by Frank Loesser Cinematography by Harry Stradling Sr. ... director of photography (as Harry Stradling) Film Editing by Daniel Mandell Production Design by Oliver Smith Art Direction by Joseph C. Wright ...
Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. It is based on "The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown" (1933) and "Blood Pressure", which are two short stories by Damon Runyon,   and also borrows characters and plot elements from other Runyon stories, such as "Pick the Winner".