The Glenn Miller Story is a 1954 American film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart in their first non-western collaboration. The film follows big band leader Glenn Miller from his early days in the music business in 1929 through to his 1944 death when the airplane he was flying in was lost over the English Channel during World War II. Prominent placement in the film is given to Miller's courtship and marriage to Helen Burger , and various cameos by actual musicians who were colleagues of Miller. Several turning points in Miller's career are depicted with varying degrees of...
|Release date:||December 10, 1953|
|Directed by:||Anthony Mann|
|Editor:||Russell F. Schoengarth|
|Music by:||Glenn Miller, Henry Mancini|
|Cinematography:||William H. Daniels|
|Screenplay by:||Valentine Davies, Oscar Brodney|