The Farmer's Daughter
First screened in June 2000 / Screened again in October 2010
Director: H.C. Potter. Cast: Loretta Young, Joseph Cotten, Charles Bickford, Ethel Barrymore, Rose Hobart, Rhys Williams, Art Baker, Harry Shannon, Tom Powers, William B. Davidson, Frank Ferguson, John Gallaudet, Cy Kendall, Keith Andes, James Arness, Lex Barker, Anna Q. Nilsson, William Bakewell. Screenplay: Allen Rivkin and Laura Kerr (based on the play by Juhni Tervataa).
Twitter Capsule: Frivolous ending even by film's own puffball standards, but as good-hearted fables go, it gets the job done

Photo © 1947 RKO Radio Pictures
Not yet reviewed in full. B–

Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Actress: Loretta Young
Best Supporting Actor: Charles Bickford

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