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Gene Krupa
(Jazz)
Danny Kaye
(Movies & TV)
Roy Eldridge
(Music)
Dana Andrews
(Movies & TV)
Barbara Stanwyck
(Movies & TV)
Billy Wilder
(Movies & TV)
Gary Cooper
(Movies & TV)
 

See also

Ball of Fire

Knowledge Identifier: $Ball_of_Fire

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Ball of Fire

1941 American screwball comedy film directed by Howard Hawks and starring Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck add

Category: Movies & TV (402)

Launched in 1941.

Countries: United States (82%), United Kingdom (9%), Austria (9%)

Main connections: Gene Krupa, Danny Kaye, Roy Eldridge

Linked to: American Film Institute

 

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1941

The film was the second feature of 1941 to pair Cooper and Stanwyck, following "Meet John Doe" add something

 

"'Ball of Fire"' is a 1941 American screwball comedy film directed by Howard Hawks and starring Gary Cooper and Barbara Stanwyck add something


1942

Billy Wilder - He followed Ninotchka with a series of box office hits in 1942, including his Hold Back the Dawn and Ball of Fire, as well as his directorial feature debut, The Major and the Minor.


1946

Gene Krupa - Along with "Ball of Fire", he made a cameo appearance in the 1946 screen classic "The Best Years Of Our Lives"


1948

In 1948, the plot was recycled for a musical film, "A Song Is Born", this time starring Danny Kaye and Virginia May 1941 o add something


2012

Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 2012 add something


2016

In 2016, the film was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" by the United States Library of Congress, and selected for preservation in its National Film Registry add something