- State Fair (1945 film)
name = State Fair
writer = Paul Green
Oscar Hammerstein II Sonya Levien
Jeanne Crain Dana Andrews
cinematography = Leon Shamroy
J. Watson Webb Jr.
distributor = Fox Film Corporation
29 August, 1945
runtime = 100 minutes
country = USA
language = English
imdb_id = 0038116
"State Fair" is a 1945 film directed by
Walter Lang. The film is a remakeof the 1933 film of the same name. This version has original music by Rodgers and Hammerstein. The film starred Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine, and Charles Winninger. This was the only musical Rodgers and Hammerstein wrote directly for film. The movie introduced such popular songs as "It Might As Well Be Spring" and "It's A Grand Night For Singing".
This version won an
Academy Award for Best Songfor "It Might As Well Be Spring" by Richard Rodgersand Oscar Hammerstein II. Jeanne Crain's singing voice was dubbed by Louanne Hogan.
* "Our State Fair"
It Might As Well Be Spring"
That's For Me"
* "It's A Grand Night For Singing"
* "All I Owe Ioway"
Jeanne Crainas Margy Frake
Dana Andrewsas Pat Gilbert
Dick Haymesas Wayne Frake
Vivian Blaineas Emily Edwards
Charles Winningeras Abel Frake
Fay Bainteras Melissa Frake
Donald Meekas Hippenstahl
Frank McHughas McGee
Percy Kilbrideas Dave Miller
Harry Morganas Barker
*imdb title|id=0038116|title=State Fair (1945 version)
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