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State Fair
Directed by:
Walter Lang

"State Fair" (also known as "Jahrmarkt der Leidenschaften", "Große Rummel, Der", "Festa d'amore") is a Musical/Romance film directed by Walter Lang, released on August 29 of 1945 in the USA . Jeanne Crain is starring, alongside Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine, Charles Winninger and Fay Bainter.

For the young in heart! And romantic oldsters, too!

Who is the director of "State Fair":

State Fair was directed by Walter Lang, an American director, writer, composer, and actor.

Before making State Fair, Walter Lang had directed Greenwich Village, released in 1944, Coney Island (1943), The Magnificent Dope (1942), Song of the Islands (1942), Week-End in Havana (1941), and Moon Over Miami (1941). Since, he directed Claudia and David, released in 1946, Sentimental Journey (1946), Mother Wore Tights (1947), Sitting Pretty (1948), When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948), and Cheaper by the Dozen (1950).

When was "State Fair" released:

State Fair was first released on Wednesday, August 29, 1945, in the United States.. This was seventy-four (74) years ago.

It has been released on Monday, December 24, 1945 in the United Kingdom and on 1949 in Germany.

What is the casting of "State Fair":

At the casting of State Fair we find Jeanne Crain, previously seen in Winged Victory (1944) and In the Meantime, Darling (1944); Dana Andrews (Laura (1944), Wing and a Prayer (1944)); Dick Haymes (Diamond Horseshoe (1945), Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944)) [ more... ]

    What is the Storyline of "State Fair":

    The Frake family heads off for the Iowa State Fair - each with their own hopes for the trip. Mother Melissa (Fay Bainter) hopes her pickles and mincemeat will beat a rival's. Father Abel (Charles Winninger) is bringing his prize boar, Blue Boy, to show. Their son Wayne (Dick Haymes) has a lesson to teach to one of the game barkers, and is upset when his girl can't go to the fair this year. And Margy (Jeanne Crain) just wants something to pull her out of her melancholy mood, as portrayed in the song, "It [...]

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