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This joyous celebration of frontier life combines tender romance and violent passion in the Oklahoma Territory of the 1900's, with a timeless score filled with unforgettable songs. Rodgers and Hammerstein's hit Broadway musical.

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Directed by

Fred Zinnemann

Written by

Oscar Hammerstein II (Theatre Play)
Sonya Levien (Screenplay)
Richard Rodgers (Theatre Play)
William Ludwig (Screenplay)
Lynn Riggs (Theatre Play)

Runtime

145 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

It's Here!

Cast

Keywords

oklahoma musical based on play or musical horseback riding peddler early 1900s frontier unspoken love ranch hand statehood shivaree shotgun wedding smokehouse

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar for Best Sound, Recording

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

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Color Robert Surtees

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing