The Unsinkable Molly Brown
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Debbie Reynolds provides an energetic performance as a spunky western girl determined to break into Denver high society. Eventually, she becomes the richest woman in town. Academy Award Nominations: 6, including Best Actress--Debbie Reynolds, Best (Adapted) Score.
Main Cast & Crew
Charles Walters - Director
A backwoods girl goes from rags to riches in this splashy musical comedy based on a true story. Molly Brown, an orphan raised in the Colorado wilderness, becomes a millionairess when her husband strikes it rich during the silver boom of the 1880s. After rising to the heights of Denver society and nearly going down with the Titanic, Molly emerges as true heroine, singing and dancing all the way.
Filmed in Panavision; color by Metrocolor. Harve Presnell also played the role of Johnny Brown in the Broadway production. The song "Here's My Friend" was added to the film score.