About

In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too.

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Directed by

Stanley Donen

Written by

Frances Goodrich (Screenplay)
Albert Hackett (Screenplay)
Johnny Mercer (Lyricist)
Dorothy Kingsley (Screenplay)
Stephen Vincent Benét (Story)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

SINGIN'! DANCIN'! ROMANCIN'!

Cast

Keywords

sibling relationship avalanche fistfight musical wedding 19th century bride oregon log cabin brawl based on short story big family brother uncle niece relationship snowed in alarm mountain pass wedding bouquet barn raising

Photos

Lists

#464 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar for Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture Adolph Deutsch

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing Ralph E. Winters

Oscar nomination for Best Picture

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Frances Goodrich Albert Hackett