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Annie Get Your Gun (1950)

Passed | | Biography, Comedy, Musical | 17 May 1950 (USA)
The story of the great sharpshooter Annie Oakley, who rose to fame while dealing with her love/professional rival, Frank Butler.

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »
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Storyline

A story very loosely based on the love story of Annie Oakley and Frank Butler who meet at a shooting match. Fabulous music although the lead characters have virtually nothing to do with the actual historical figures. Annie joins Frank Butler in Col. Cody's Wild West Show. They tour the world performing before Royalty as well as the public at large.

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17 May 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Annie, la reine du cirque  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,768,785 (estimated)

Gross:

$8,000,000 (USA)
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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The original Broadway show "Annie Get Your Gun" opened at the Imperial Theater on May 16, 1946 starring Ethel Merman and Ray Middleton and ran for 1,147 performances. See more »

Goofs

In the first shooting match scene between Annie and Frank, electric transmission lines can clearly be seen in the background. Historically, this match took place in Cincinnati in 1881. The first electrical transmission grid was not erected until 1886 in Barrington, MA. See more »

Quotes

Annie Oakley: [calling after Frank as he's walking away] Hey, mister...? Don't you like girls?
Frank Butler: [not comprehendeding the question] Well... sure!
Annie Oakley: [realizing it herself] I'm a girl.
Frank Butler: [laughing condescendingly as he walks away] That's fine.
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Connections

Referenced in Parks and Recreation: Dave Returns (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

I'M AN INDIAN TOO
Written by Irving Berlin
Performed by Betty Hutton
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
I thought this was a great movie!
3 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was full of adventure and romance in a weird way. I love how its a musical. I am auditioning next week for the play Annie Get Your Gun at my school, and seeing the movie really has helped me prepare.Usually the same person gets all the lead parts, but not this time! I'm really confident that I'll do okay, especially because Annie is such an awesome character. I think this is definitely a movie for all! I love how everyone gets a good feeling from listening to people sing. This movie is definitely one of my favorites. Did you know Annie Get Your Gun is a true story? It is! That's another reason why it's great- real life, but not boring!


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