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Monday, July 29, 2013
"LILI" Movie Coloring Contest, 1953
October 23, 1953. Color CARROT-TOP, The saucy boy. Color REYNARDO, The cunning fox. These puppets play an important part in the motion picture "Lili".
From Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide. "Lili. (1953). Directed by Charles Walters. Starring Leslie Caron, Mel Ferrer, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Amanda Blake and Kurt Kasznar. Enchanting musical with Leslie as French orphan who attaches herself to carnival and self-pitying puppeteer Ferrer. Bronislau Kaper's Oscar-winning score includes, "Hi Lili, Hi Lo." Helen Deutsch scripted, from Paul Gallico's story."