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Li'l Abner (1959)  link to Li'l Abner on IMDb  

Number: 2881

poster Li'l Abner

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (1228 votes)

Country: USA, 114 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Family, Musical

Director(s): Melvin Frank

Video Codec: Unknown

As Sadie Hawkins Day approaches, Daisy Mae hopes to win the hand of Li'l Abner by catching him in the traditional race. A senator comes to visit to tell the residents of Dogpatch that their town is to be used as an atomic bomb testing ground, unless they can find *something* necessary about the town. Could Mammy Yokum's Yokumberry tonic (which Abner has taken every day since he was a baby) be the key?

Tagline: COMES ALIVE IN TECHNICOLOR! (original print ad - all caps)


photo Leslie Parrish Leslie Parrish Daisy Mae Scragg
photo Stubby Kaye Stubby Kaye Marryin' Sam
photo Howard St. John Howard St. John General Bullmoose
photo Julie Newmar Julie Newmar Stupefyin' Jones
photo Stella Stevens Stella Stevens Appassionata Von Climax

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1