State Fair
State Fair (1945)

Twentieth Century-Fox couldn't make a film version of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's Oklahoma in 1945--that particular Broadway musical would remain a "hot ticket" until the end of the decade--so the studio did… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 27, 1999
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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Even among dyed-in-the-wool fans of R&H, this one's largely remembered, if remembered at all, as a dud.

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Emanuel Levy
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Rodgers and hammerstein's songs are great, but this musical version of the 1933 Will Rogers' vehicle is poorly directed by Walter Wang and poorly acted by Jeanne Crain, whose voice is dubbed by Louanne Hogan.

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Megan S
Rodgers' and Hammerstein's least creative lyrics "Our state fair is a great state fair...it's the greatest state fair in our state."