Gaily, Gaily 51 years old

The movie of a 19-year-old who went to town-- who went to TOWN!

Director Norman Jewison's 1969 period comedy, based on Ben Hecht's memoirs, stars Beau Bridges as a young apprentice at a big city newspaper. The cast also includes Melina Mercouri, Brian Keith, Hume Cronyn, George Kennedy, Wilfred Hyde-White and Margot Kidder.

Credits

Beau Bridges
Beau Bridges

Ben Harvey

George Kennedy
George Kennedy

Johanson

Claudia Bryar
Claudia Bryar

Mother

Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder

Adeline

Roy Barcroft
Roy Barcroft

Dr. Gorson

Hume Cronyn
Hume Cronyn

Grogan

Gaily, Gaily Cast

Name Character
Beau Bridges He was 28, now 79 years old as Ben Harvey
Charles Tyner He was 44, 92 years old when he died as Dr. Lazarus
Hume Cronyn He was 58, 91 years old when he died as Grogan
George Kennedy He was 44, 91 years old when he died as Johanson
Wilfrid Hyde-White He was 66, 87 years old when he died as The Governor
John Randolph He was 54, 88 years old when he died as Father
Harry Holcombe He was 63, 80 years old when he died as Stranger on Train
Margot Kidder She was 21, 69 years old when she died as Adeline
Melina Mercouri She was 49, 73 years old when she died as Lil
Claudia Bryar She was 51, 93 years old when she died as Mother
Brian Keith He was 48, 75 years old when he died as Sullivan
Roy Barcroft He was 67, 67 years old when he died as Dr. Gorson
Lisa Todd as Fanny
Joan Huntington She was 35, now 87 years old as Kitty
Harvey Jason He was 29, now 81 years old as Quinn
Melodie Johnson He was 26, now 78 years old as Lilah Letterby

Gaily, Gaily Crew

Name Department
Byron 'Buzz' Brandt as Editor. Editing
Ray Aghayan as Costume Design. He was 41 (83) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
Lynn Stalmaster as Casting. He was 42 (now 94) years old Production
Henry Mancini as Music. He was 45 (70) years old when He died Sound
Robert F. Boyle as Production Design. He was 60 (100) years old when He died Art
Ralph E. Winters as Editor. He was 60 (94) years old when He died Editing
Norman Jewison as Director. He was 43 (now 95) years old Directing
Norman Jewison as Producer. He was 43 (now 95) years old Production
Abram S. Ginnes as Screenplay. Writing
Gaily, Gaily poster
Gaily, Gaily (51 years)

The movie of a 19-year-old who went to town-- who went to TOWN!

  • Release day: Tuesday, December 16, 1969
  • Runtime: 107 minutes