Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

The inimitable Danny Kaye stars as famed storyteller Hans Christian Andersen in this charming fictionalized biopic that blends music, romance, comedy and fantasy to trace the life of Denmark's literary hero. A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.

Directing:
  • Charles Vidor

Writing:
  • Moss Hart
  • Myles Connolly

Stars:
Release Date: 1952-12-19
themoviedb icon 6.4/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 112

Watch on

netflix hulu amazon vudu
George Chandler
George Chandl...
Farmer
Fred Kelsey
Fred Kelsey
First Gendarme
Lee Aaker
Lee Aaker
Little Boy (uncredited)
Danny Kaye
Danny Kaye
Hans Christian Andersen
Farley Granger
Farley Grange...
Niels
Zizi Jeanmaire
Zizi Jeanmair...
Doro
Joseph Walsh
Joseph Walsh
Peter
Philip Tonge
Philip Tonge
Otto
John Qualen
John Qualen
Burgomaster
John Brown
John Brown
Schoolmaster
Billy Bevan
Billy Bevan
Town Councilman (uncredited)
Barrie Chase
Barrie Chase
Ballerina (uncredited)
Sylvia Lewis
Sylvia Lewis
Danseuse / Corps de Ballet (uncredited)
Write one

Sorry, no results found.

Show me another film
Random Artist
Protect yourself from online tracking

Are you sure you want to hide this?