The Farmer's Daughter(Movie, 1947)

| 1h 37min | Genres: Comedy, Romance / Love
The Farmer's DaughterRating: 3.6/5 (with 1313 votes)
The Farmer's Daughter is a 1947 American comedy film that tells the story of a farmgirl who ends up working as a maid for a Congressman and his politically powerful mother. It stars Loretta Young, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, and Charles Bickford, and was adapted by Allen Rivkin and Laura Kerr from the 1937 Finnish play Juurakon Hulda by Hella Wuolijoki, using the pen name Juhani Tervapää (misspelled in the film's credits as Juhni Tervataa). It was directed by H.C. Potter. The film won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Loretta Young and was nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Charles Bickford. Young's win was considered an upset; everyone had expected Rosalind Russell to win for her Lavinia in Mourning Becomes Electra. In 1963, a televis... ()
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Awards & Nominations for The Farmer's Daughter

Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actress

About The Farmer's Daughter

After leaving her family's farm to study nursing in the city, a young woman finds herself on an unexpected path towards politics.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Swedish (SV)
Translated into 10 languages: Bulgarian (BG), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/01/1947
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Meine Braut, der Senator"
"Katie for Congress"

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