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Who said let me take you to the Casbah?
Hedy Lamarr goes slumming with Charles Boyer in the Casbah. “Come with me to the Casbah” is one of those famous movie lines that was never spoken in a movie.
Did Charles Boyer speak French?
In addition to French and English, Boyer spoke Italian, German, and Spanish. Boyer was the husband of British actress Pat Paterson, whom he met at a dinner party in 1934.
Where is Charles Boyer from?
Charles Boyer/Place of birth
Is Charles Boyer still alive?
Charles Boyer/Living or Deceased
When was Ingrid Bergman born?
August 29, 1915
Ingrid Bergman/Date of birth
Ingrid Bergman, (born August 29, 1915, Stockholm, Sweden—died August 29, 1982, London, England), Swedish actress whose natural charm, freshness, intelligence, and vitality made her the image of sincerity and idealized womanhood.
Where did the word ‘Casbah’ come from?
The name made its way into English from French in the late 19th century (the Oxford English Dictionary states 1895), and often is spelled “kasbah,” but also “casbah.”.
What happened to the Casbah in Algiers?
In order to counter their efforts, the French authorities launched operations in the Casbah during the Battle of Algiers . The ANSS, the conservation agency of the Algerian government, reported that 373 buildings in the Casbah have collapsed. Of the 1816 buildings that remain, 40\% are ruined or in a critical state, and 10\% are boarded up.
Why does the government want to improve the condition of Casbah?
One reason that the government wants to improve the condition of the Casbah is that it is a potential hideout for criminals and terrorists. In the late 1950s and during the civil insurrection and struggle against French colonial rule it was the hideout for the National Liberation Army (Algeria) .