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Lili ★★★ 1953

Delightful musical romance about a 16-year-old orphan who joins a traveling carnival and falls in love with a crippled, embittered puppeteer. Heartwarming and charming, if occasionally cloying. Leslie Caron sings the films's song hit, “HiLili, HiLo.” 81m/C VHS . Leslie Caron, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Mel Ferrer, Kurt Kasznar, Zsa Zsa Gabor; D: Charles Walters; M: Bronislau Kaper. Oscars ‘53: Orig. Dramatic Score; British Acad. ‘53: Actress (Caron); Golden Globes ‘54: Screenplay.