State fair

United States, 1945

Film
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Phil Stone’s best-selling novel about a country fair was originally filmed in 1933. This technicolour remake features a bright Rodgers and Hammerstein score and the wholesome pairing of Jeanne Crain and Dana Andrews as a couple who fall in love at the fair. The songs include “That’s for me” and “It might as well be spring”. The film also stars Fay Bainter and Dick Haymes. Academy Award winner for Best Musical Score in 1945.

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Credits

producer

William Perlberg

production company

Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation

director

Walter Lang

Duration

01:40:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1945

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302574

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q3209050

TMDB-Movie

27686

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