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Picnic(1955)

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Brief Synopsis

A handsome drifter ignites passions at a small-town Labor Day picnic.

Cast & Crew

Joshua Logan Director
William Holden Hal Carter
Kim Novak Madge Owens
Betty Field Flo Owens
Susan Strasberg Millie Owens
Cliff Robertson Alan Benson
Arthur O'Connell Howard Bevans
Verna Felton Mrs. Helen Potts
Reta Shaw Linda Sue Breckenridge
Nick Adams Bomber
Raymond Bailey Mr. Benson
Elizabeth W. Wilson Christine Schoenwalder
Rosalind Russell Rosemary [Sydney], the school teacher
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 17 Feb 1956
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EB; Mertz; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  113 or 115 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  14    

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  • Phyllis Newman

    Peter Slater 2014-02-16

    No one ever mentions her. Don't know why her name was not in the credits. She's the "flirty" girl who sort of hangs around Bomber. ... MORE>

  • overrated?

    hermann 2014-02-16

    What's good: the real location setting, Rosalind Russell, and especially Kim Novak who is so fresh and appealing here in a very genuine unactressy... MORE>

  • Excellent

    Joseph 2013-07-07

    One of the best films ever made. Superb performances by Holden, Novak, Russell. The dance scene MOONLIGHT is the best ever. Story of small town life over a... MORE>