State Fair
State Fair (1933)

In this film, Abel Frake is the patriarch of a family whose individual members are affected by the upcoming Iowa State Fair in various fascinating ways. The parents win prizes, the children have brief romances, and everyone goes home a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: February 10, 1933
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Emanuel Levy

The first of three versions of the bucolic novel was nominated for Best Picture Oscar, and starred Will Rogers and Janet Gaynor at the peak of their careers.

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John Ballantine
Although the remake gets most of the airplay, this original has its charms as the simple people of the country try to navigate their lives through the big state… More