Three Coins in the Fountain Poster

Release Date: June 2nd, 1954

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Three hopeful American secretaries visiting Italy -- newcomer Maria (Maggie McNamara), romance-seeking Anita (Jean Peters) and the more mature Frances (Dorothy McGuire) -- fling their coins into Rome's Trevi Fountain, each making a wish. Soon, Maria is pursued by a dashing prince (Louis Jourdan), Anita finds herself involved with a forbidden coworker (Rossano Brazzi), and Frances receives a surprising proposal from her boss (Clifton Webb). All three women vow to one day return to Rome.

Cast: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire, Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Maggie McNamara, Rossano Brazzi, Howard St. John, Kathryn Givney

Director: Jean Negulesco

Genres: Romance

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Distributors: Fox, 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Office, Forbidden love, Engaging, Emotional, Love, 1950s


Nominated Best Motion Picture
Winner Cinematography (Color)
Winner Music (Song)