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
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The Picture That Cops the Pennant for Great Entertainment!
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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
Applegate "remembers" Jack the Ripper killing someone with his right hand. Research has shown him to be left-handed. See more
Wait a minute, I got it! Shoeless Joe Hardy!