Knowledge Identifier: $Ball_of_Fire
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 1941.
Countries: United States (82%), United Kingdom (9%), Austria (9%)
Linked to: American Film Institute
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.
Gene Krupa - Along with "Ball of Fire", he made a cameo appearance in the 1946 screen classic "The Best Years Of Our Lives"
In 1948, the plot was recycled for a musical film, "A Song Is Born", this time starring Danny Kaye and Virginia May 1941 o