Casbah (1948): Oscar-Nominated Musical Remake of Algiers

Casbah is the musical remake of the 1937 Algiers, with Tony Martin in the Charles Boyer role, and Marta Toren in the Hedy Lamarr’s.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Song: “For Every Man There’s a Woman,” music by Harold Arlen, lyrics by Leo Robin

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The winner was Buttons and Bows, by Jay Livingstone and Ray Evans, from The Paleface.