The Farmer's Daughter
The Farmer's Daughter (1947)

In this interesting drama, an iron-willed Swedish servant (Loretta Young in an Oscar-winning performance) finds time for romance while battling her employer for a seat in Congress.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 26, 1947
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Emanuel Levy

Loretta Young won the Oscar for Potter's cheerful but naive upward mobility fable about an ambitious farm girl(of Swedish descent) who becomes a congresswoman and wins the man (Joseph Cotten).

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Charming film of a type completely absent these days.

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Apeneck Fletcher
Loretta Young won her Academy Award in this well made, nuanced (originally Finnish) scenario of a plain spoken country gal who delivers common hardworking sense… More
John Ballantine
Cute if slightly silly movie that would likely be critically panned today. Despite the loss of innocence in the post war period, this still depicts a world that… More