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Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)

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115 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

Biopic of Australian swimming champ and entertainer Annette Kellerman. After overcoming polio, Kellerman achieves fame and creates a scandal when her one-piece bathing suit is considered indecent.
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Everett Freeman (screenplay)
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Updated Dec 4, 1952

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Dec 4, 1952 (United States)

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141 cast members
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Esther Williams
Annette Kellerman Annette Kellerman   See fewer
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Victor Mature
James Sullivan James Sullivan   See fewer
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Walter Pidgeon
Frederick Kellerman Frederick Kellerman   See fewer
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David Brian
Alfred Harper Alfred Harper   See fewer
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Donna Corcoran
Annette - 10 years old Annette - 10 years old   See fewer
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Jesse White
Doc Cronnol Doc Cronnol   See fewer
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Maria Tallchief
Pavlova Pavlova   See fewer
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Howard Freeman
Aldrich Aldrich   See fewer
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Charles Watts
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Wilton Graff
Garvey Garvey   See fewer
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Frank Ferguson
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James Bell
Judge Judge   See fewer
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Conductor Conductor   See fewer
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Willis Bouchey
Director Director   See fewer
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Faye Antaky
Swimmer (uncredited) Swimmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jessie Arnold
Bather (uncredited) Bather (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Aubrey
Pawnbroker (uncredited) Pawnbroker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joan Barton
Swimmer (uncredited) Swimmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Bellis
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Bum (uncredited) Bum (uncredited)   See fewer
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Swimmer (uncredited) Swimmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie, Kellerman's Housekeeper (uncredited) Marie, Kellerman's Housekeeper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Swimmer (uncredited) Swimmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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London Bobby (uncredited) London Bobby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Official (uncredited) Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 1,135 votes