The Miracle of the Bells

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The Miracle of the Bells is a 1948 American drama film produced by RKO. It stars Fred MacMurray, Alida Valli, Frank Sinatra, and Lee J. Cobb. Directed by Irving Pichel, with a script by Quentin Reynolds and Ben Hecht.

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The Miracle of the Bells
Theatrical release poster
Directed byIrving Pichel
Screenplay byBen Hecht
Quentin Reynolds
Based onThe Miracle of the Bells
1946 novel
by Russell Janney
Produced byJesse L. Lasky Jr.
Walter MacEwen
StarringFred MacMurray
Alida Valli
Frank Sinatra
Lee J. Cobb
CinematographyRobert De Grasse
Edited byElmo Williams
Music byLeigh Harline
Jesse L. Lasky Productions
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release dates
  • March 16, 1948 (1948-03-16) (Premiere-New York City)[1]
  • March 27, 1948 (1948-03-27) (U.S.)[1]
Running time
120 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$2 million[2]
Box office$2.1 million (US rentals)[3]

The film is based on a novel by Russell Janney.