Academy Award Winner: Best Actress Three stellar performers at the peak of their screen careers join forces in this riveting film adaptation of writer Clifford Odets' acclaimed play. Bing Crosby (White Christmas) is Frank Elgin, an alcoholic, guilt-ridden former musical star desperate to make a comeback. William Holden (Sunset Boulevard) is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. And Grace Kelly (Rear Window) is The Country Girl-Frank's long-suffering wife, who's both weary of her husband's weaknesses and wary of Holden's motives. Nominated for seven Academy Awards including Best Picture of the Year, writer/director George Seaton's acclaimed drama earned Kelly an Oscar for her performance as well as one for Seaton's spellbinding screenplay.

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The Country Girl (1954)

Unrated

Drama · 1h 44m · 12/15/1954

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Academy Award Winner: Best Actress Three stellar performers at the peak of their screen careers join forces in this riveting film adaptation of writer Clifford Odets' acclaimed play. Bing Crosby (White Christmas) is Frank Elgin, an alcoholic, guilt-ridden former musical star desperate to make a comeback. William Holden (Sunset Boulevard) is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. And Grace Kelly (Rear Window) is The Country Girl-Frank's long-suffering wife, who's both weary of her husband's weaknesses and wary of Holden's motives. Nominated for seven Academy Awards including Best Picture of the Year, writer/director George Seaton's acclaimed drama earned Kelly an Oscar for her performance as well as one for Seaton's spellbinding screenplay.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Perlberg-Seaton Productions
Part Of
Cast
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Bing Crosby

Frank Elgin
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Grace Kelly

Georgie Elgin
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William Holden

Bernie Dodd
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Anthony Ross

Philip Cook
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Gene Reynolds

Larry
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Jacqueline Fontaine

Lounge singer
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Eddie Ryder

Ed
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Robert Kent

Paul Unger
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John W. Reynolds

Henry Johnson
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Bob Alden

Bellboy (uncredited)
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George Chakiris

Dancer with pick (uncredited)
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Les Clark

Actor (uncredited)
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Hal K. Dawson

Actor (uncredited)
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Allan Douglas

Man (uncredited)
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Don Dunning

Expressman (uncredited)
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Franklyn Farnum

First-nighter (uncredited)
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John Florio

Second photographer (uncredited)
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Neva Gilbert

Lady (uncredited)
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Chuck Hamilton

Police desk sergeant (uncredited)
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Chester Jones

Ralph, dresser (uncredited)
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Howard Joslin

Actor (uncredited)
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Richard Keene

Actor (uncredited)
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Kenner G. Kemp

Drunken table extra (uncredited)
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Jack Kenny

Actor (uncredited)
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Harold Miller

Theatregoer / Party guest (uncredited)
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Ida Moore

First woman (uncredited)
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'Snub' Pollard

Stagehand (uncredited)
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Jon Provost

Johnnie Elgin (uncredited)
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Ruth Rickaby

Second woman (uncredited)
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Jack Roberts

Man (uncredited)
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Jeffrey Sayre

Diner at Sardi's (uncredited)
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Frank J. Scannell

Bartender (uncredited)
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Sarah Selby

Theatregoer (uncredited)
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Charles Tannen

First photographer (uncredited)
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Max Wagner

Expressman (uncredited)
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Katherine Warren

Theatregoer (uncredited)
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Dan White

Man (uncredited)
Crew
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George Seaton

Director
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George Seaton

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Country Girl

(DVD)

9/21/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

The Country Girl

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/21/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

The Country Girl

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

9/21/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

The Country Girl

(Blu-ray)

7/9/2024

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