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1hr 50min
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1936
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Synopsis: This second film version of the Edna Ferber/Jerome Kern/Oscar Hammerstein II musical Show Boat is considered by many film buffs to be the best of the three. Covering nearly four decades (was there ever an Edna Ferber novel that didn't?), the film stars Irene Dunne as Magnolia Hawks, a role she'd previously played on stage, though not in the Broadway version. The daughter of showboat impresario Captain Andy (Charles Winninger, who was in the Broadway original), Magnolia is swept off her feet by dashing ... Full Synopsis
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Magnolia Hawks
Gaylord Revenal
Capt. Andy Hawks
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Paul Robeson Robeson was the epitome of versatility. He could act, sing, dance and write with the...
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