The Farmer Takes A Wife

  • 1953
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Musical

The remakers of the 1935 film, starring Henry Fonda and Janet Gaynor, made a critical mistake in turning the story into a musical. Grable plays the role of the boat cook who falls in love with a struggling farmer, Robertson. Set in the 1850s, the musical has numbers lacking luster and the acting is worse. Songs include: "We're in Business," "On the Erie...read more

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Cast

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Joseph Fields
Sally Benson
Walter Bullock
Source (3 Credits)
Frank B. Elser
Walter D. Edmonds
Producer (1 Credit)
Frank P. Rosenberg
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Arthur E. Arling
Editor (1 Credit)
Louis Loeffler
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Choreography (1 Credit)
Jack Cole

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