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>
The Picture That Cops the Pennant for Great Entertainment!
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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
Applegate "remembers" Jack the Ripper killing someone with his right hand. Research has shown him to be left-handed. See more
[to Gloria Thorpe
Oh, don't be so nosey, huh? Go home. Get married. Have children!
Whatever Lola Wants
Music by Richard Adler
Performed by the Warner Brothers Studio Orchestra See more