Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant. Written by
Stewart M. Clamen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It's a picture in a million! Starring that girl in a million, the red-headed darling of the Broadway show, Gwen Verdon!
Did You Know?
When casting the film Damn Yankees!
(1958), the studio was initially interested in pursuing Cyd Charisse
as Lola and Cary Grant
as Applegate. In the end, Gwen Verdon
won the right to recreate her stage role with Ray Walston
, the devilish Applegate. Cyd was supposedly unavailable but later played the role on the legit stage. See more
When the cast of a variety show reads a front page expose about Joe, during one shot it's obvious that the publication is just a prop newspaper with no printing on the last page of the front section. See more
Uh, if you will permit me to say a word, I happen to represent the Hannibal Bugle. And I'm telling you right now that everybody in our little ol' town is just as proud as pumpkins of little ol' Joe!
Well thank little ol' you, and thank little ol' Joe!
Referenced in Pucked
Whatever Lola Wants
Music by Richard Adler
Lyrics by Jerry Ross
Performed by Gwen Verdon See more