Guys and Dolls - A 1955 Musical Comedy Starring Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra, Jean Simmons and Vivian Blaine - directed by Joseph Mankiewicz
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Based on: The 1950 Broadway musical, which was in turn based on short stories by Damon Runyon
Marlon Brando as Sky Masterson
Frank Sinatra as Nathan Detroit
Jean Simmons as Sarah Brown
Vivian Blaine as Miss Adelaide
Plot: Gambler Nathan Detroit tries to secure a location for his illegal craps game by making a bet with Sky Masterson. Sky must take the uptight missionary Sarah Brown on a date to Cuba in exchange for $1,000. Meanwhile, Nathan's long-suffering fiancée, Miss Adelaide, dreams of settling down and getting married.
Reception: The film was a critical and commercial success, winning two Academy Awards for Best Music Score and Best Song ("Luck Be a Lady").