Show Boat

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Backstage soap opera of entertainers on a showboat as it travels the Mississippi River. Third film version of the Hammerstein-Kern musical!
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Backstage soap opera of entertainers on a showboat as it travels the Mississippi River. Third film version of the Hammerstein-Kern musical!

Original Release

09/24/1951

US Release

09/24/1951

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Cast

Agnes Moorehead Parthy Hawks
Ava Gardner Julie LaVerne
Howard Keel Gaylord Ravenal
Joe E. Brown Cap'n Andy Hawks
Kathryn Grayson Magnolia Hawks
Marge Champion Ellie May Shipley
Gower Champion Frank Schultz
Robert Sterling Steven Baker
Bess Flowers Racetrack spectator
Leif Erickson Pete
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

George Sidney, Roger Edens

Writers

George Wells, John Lee Mahin, Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II, Edna Ferber

Cast

Agnes Moorehead Parthy Hawks
Ava Gardner Julie LaVerne
Howard Keel Gaylord Ravenal
Joe E. Brown Cap'n Andy Hawks
Kathryn Grayson Magnolia Hawks
Marge Champion Ellie May Shipley
Gower Champion Frank Schultz
Robert Sterling Steven Baker
Bess Flowers Racetrack spectator
Leif Erickson Pete
William Warfield Joe
Linda Christian Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Adele Jergens Cameo McQueen (uncredited)
Anna Q. Nilsson Seamstress (uncredited)
Bert Roach Drunk (uncredited)
Regis Toomey Sheriff Ike Vallon (uncredited)
John Phillip Law
Ian McDonald Drunken Sport
Marjorie Wood
William Tannen

Producers

Editors

John D. Dunning

1952OscarBest Cinematography, Color Nominated
1952OscarBest Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture Nominated
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