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?
The musical play "Damn Yankees" opened at the 46th Street Theater in New York City on May 5, 1955, and ran for 1,019 performances. Gwen Verdon
, Ray Walston
, Russ Brown
, Jean Stapleton
, Shannon Bolin
, Nathaniel Frey
, James Komack
, Rae Allen
, and Robert Shafer
reprise their roles in the movie. "Damn Yankees" won the 1956 Tony Award (New York City) for Best Musical. See more
When talking to Albert Linville's character, Vernon, another actor makes the mistake of referring to Linville by his off-screen nickname of Linvy, rather than his character's name. See more
Going a little far don't you think?
What's the matter? Didn't ya like it?
I like it fine. Puff him up baby, I'll bring him down again.
It's already started. Keep your eyes open, homewrecker. You'll find out who's got the pain in the mambo.
Whatever Lola Wants
Music by Richard Adler
Performed by the Warner Brothers Studio Orchestra See more