About

In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York.

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Directed by

Vincente Minnelli

Written by

Sally Benson (Novel)
Irving Brecher (Screenplay)
Fred F. Finklehoffe (Screenplay)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

M·G·M's glorious love story with music!

Cast

Keywords

christmas musical americana early 1900s world's fair st. louis missouri fiddle trolley boy next door togetherness straw hat

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#225 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Juvenile Award

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Color

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Song