Million Dollar Mermaid

75
Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent.
Available to stream, rent, or purchase on:

Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent.

Original Release

12/04/1952

Cast

Esther Williams Annette Kellerman
Victor Mature James Sullivan
Walter Pidgeon Frederick Kellerman
David Brian Alfred Harper
Jesse White Doc Cronnol
Maria Tallchief Pavlova
Larri Thomas Swimmer
Donna Corcoran Annette - 10 years old
Howard Freeman Aldrich
Charles Watts Policeman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Mervyn LeRoy

Writers

Everett Freeman

Cast

Esther Williams Annette Kellerman
Victor Mature James Sullivan
Walter Pidgeon Frederick Kellerman
David Brian Alfred Harper
Jesse White Doc Cronnol
Maria Tallchief Pavlova
Larri Thomas Swimmer
Donna Corcoran Annette - 10 years old
Howard Freeman Aldrich
Charles Watts Policeman
Wilton Graff Garvey
Frank Ferguson Prosecutor
James Bell Judge
James Flavin Conductor
Willis Bouchey Director
Faye Antaky Swimmer
Joan Barton Swimmer
Carol Brewster Showgirl
Danny Casabian Swimmer
Sue Casey Swimmer

Producers

Editors

John McSweeney Jr.

1953 Oscar Best Cinematography, Color Nominated
Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙