State Fair

State Fair
State Fair
  • NR
  • 1h 41m
  • 1945
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In this 1945 version of renowned musical State Fair, a farming family, the Frakes, go to the Iowa State Fair to show the father’s prize hog, Blue Boy, and enjoy the big event of the year.

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Common Sense Says
Love and Rodgers & Hammerstein music in 1940s Iowa.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this is an old-fashioned musical film that reflects the simple innocence of the 1940s Midwestern farm community. There are a few scenes of drunkenness played for comic effect. A leading character loses his temper and socks another man in the jaw. In one short roller coaster scene the heroine is very frightened. A number of passionate "movie" kisses indicates that the characters are falling in love.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date:August 30, 1945
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English, Spanish
  • Audio Format:
    Stereo
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