Carmen Jones Poster

Release Date: October 28th, 1954

DVD Release Date: January 22nd, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
Screen version of the musical "Carmen Jones," which adapted Bizet's opera Carmen for an African-American cast. A soldier falls for Dandridge, a seductive factory worker. The lovers flee after the soldier kills his sergeant, but Carmen's taunting faithlessness drives her lover to a crime of passion.

Cast: Dorothy Dandridge, Harry Belafonte, Pearl Bailey, Olga James, Diahann Carroll, Roy E. Glenn Sr., Nick Stewart, Joe Adams

Director: Otto Preminger

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Carlyle Productions, Twentieth Century Fox

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

moviefone newsletter
Want more? Signup for our newsletter to get movie and TV show news, exclusive content, the latest trailers, giveaways and much more
By signing up I accept the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy