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Show Boat (1936)

Names: Magnólia
IMDB Rating: 7.6 ( 2540 Votes ) ;
Director: ;
Company: Universal Pictures, Country: US, Language: EN
Runtime: 113 min , Rated: Approved

Brief: Adaptation of the Broadway musical. Magnolia Hawks is the lovely but protected, and thus very naive, daughter of Cap'n Andy Hawks, the genial proprietor of a show boat that cruises the Missisippi, and his nagging wife, Parthy. She is best friends with the show boat's star, Julie LaVerne, but Julie and her husband Steve are forced to leave when it is revealed that Julie has "Negro" blood in her, thereby breaking the state law by being married to the white Steve. Magnolia replaces Julie as the show boat's f...