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Show Boat(1951)

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Brief Synopsis

Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."

Cast & Crew

George Sidney Director
Kathryn Grayson Magnolia Hawks
Ava Gardner Julie LaVerne
Howard Keel Gaylord Ravenal
Joe E. Brown Captain Andy Hawks
Marge Champion Ellie May Shipley
Gower Champion Frank Schultz
Robert Sterling Stephen Baker
Agnes Moorehead Parthy Hawks
Adele Jergens Cameo McQueen
Owen McGiveney Windy McClain
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Hollywood: 17 Jul 1951; New York opening: 19 Jul 1951
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  106-108 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,695    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • How can you NOT like this picture??????

    ja661 2019-02-02

    This is pretty much a classic. It differs from the other versions and the original Is it a great motion picture? Not like a LAWRENCE OF ARABIA but it is a... MORE>

  • Again?

    Mosparx 2019-01-30

    Excuse me, but TCM just aired this movie three days ago. Are the programmers paying ANY attention to the recent schedules, or just throwing darts at a list... MORE>

  • Nice

    poppy 2018-10-16

    Marge and Gower good. Sheila Clark adorable. Ravenal gallant heel, but hot. Post civil war African Americans no longer slaves, but look happy. Are they... MORE>