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State Fair (1945)

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100 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

The Frake family attends the annual Iowa State Fair; each member of the clan has their own reason for doing so.
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Director
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Oscar Hammerstein II (screenplay) | Philip Stong (from a novel by) | Sonya Levien (adapted by) | Paul Green (adapted by)
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J. Watson Webb Jr. (as J. Watson Webb)
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Updated Aug 29, 1945

Release date
Aug 30, 1945 (United States)

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Jeanne Crain
Margy Frake Margy Frake   See fewer
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Dana Andrews
Pat Gilbert Pat Gilbert   See fewer
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Dick Haymes
Wayne Frake Wayne Frake   See fewer
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Vivian Blaine
Emily Edwards Emily Edwards   See fewer
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Charles Winninger
Abel Frake Abel Frake   See fewer
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Fay Bainter
Melissa Frake Melissa Frake   See fewer
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Donald Meek
Hippenstahl Hippenstahl   See fewer
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Percy Kilbride
Dave Miller Dave Miller   See fewer
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Harry Morgan
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Jane Nigh
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Phil Brown
Harry Ware Harry Ware   See fewer
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Esmeralda
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Robert Adler
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Hal Aldridge III
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Ray Barons
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Brooks Benedict
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Joseph E. Bernard
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7 / 10 | 3,351 votes