The Unsinkable Molly Brown
The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964)

Meredith Willson's second Broadway hit (the first and biggest was The Music Man) proved a lucrative vehicle for the equally unsinkable Debbie Reynolds. Based on a true story, the film casts Debbie as hoydenish Molly Brown, who wangles… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 11, 1964
DVD Release Date: September 19, 2000
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Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media

Debbie Reynolds is center stage in spirited 1964 musical.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

There's a reason why Charles Walters' musicals are less remembered than Stanley Donen's.

Emanuel Levy

Debbie Reynolds received her only Oscar nomination for playing the title role of this artistically mediocre but commercially popular musical comedy about the rags to riches of the Denver heroine who was also a passenger on the Titanic.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

The movie sinks like the Titanic.

Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Razzle-dazzle biopic kept afloat by a determined Reynolds.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"Beware: The high spirits are contagious"

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jay nixon
debbie is brash and gives her all
John Ballantine
Ironically the survival of Molly Brown from the sinking of the Titanic making her unsinkable gets downplayed to a large degree in this film. It doesn't… More
Mr. Canadagraphs
I saw this during the whole "Titanic" craze on TV one night.Pretty funny movie.