Mardi Gras Poster

Release Date: 1958

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
Pent-up military cadets decide to invite sultry French actress Michelle Marton (Christine Carère) to their graduation, and for a date with one of them. Despite his lack of interest in the scheme, Paul Newell (Pat Boone) gets chosen as her escort, and the boys travel to New Orleans to present the idea to the actress. While searching for the star in the chaos of Mardi Gras, where she's to appear on a float, Paul falls for a beautiful girl from Los Angeles -- who is actually Michelle incognito!

Cast: Pat Boone, Christine Carère, Tommy Sands, Sheree North, Gary Crosby, Fred Clark, Dick Sargent, Barrie Chase

Director: Edmund Goulding

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: Love, Quest, Friend, Deception, 1950s, Amusing, Touching, Pursuit


Nominated Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture)