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A Connecticut Yankee (1955)

A live television presentation of Rodgers and Hart's 1927 stage musical.

Directors:

Bill Hobin, Max Liebman

Writers:

Herbert Fields (book), Mark Twain (based on the novel by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Eddie Albert ... Martin Barret
Janet Blair ... Sandy
Boris Karloff ... King Arthur
Gale Sherwood ... Morgan Le Fay
John Conte John Conte ... Sir Kay
Leonard Elliott Leonard Elliott ... Merlin
Bambi Linn Bambi Linn ... Dancers
Rod Alexander Rod Alexander ... Dancers
Beverlee Dennis Beverlee Dennis ... Switchboard Operator
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ray Drakeley Ray Drakeley
Hanna Landy
Jessie Matthews
Jack Thompson Jack Thompson
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Storyline

Based on Rodgers and Hart's revised 1943 version of their earlier Broadway musical hit, a 20th century Connecticut man suffers a head injury and is magically transported back to King Arthur's Camelot where he uses his modern know-how to defeat Morgan Le Fay's villainous intentions. Written by David Bassler

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 March 1955 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Connections

Version of A Connecticut Yankee (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Ye Lunchtime Follies
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Performed by Company
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