Finian’s Rainbow

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Director

Francis Ford Coppola

Cast

Fred Astaire as Finian McLonergan

Petula Clark as Sharon McLonergan

Tommy Steele as Og

Don Francks as Woody Mahoney

Keenan Wynn as Senator Billboard Rawkins

Barbara Hancock as Susan the Silent

Al Freeman Jr. as Howard

Dolph Sweet as Sheriff

Writers

E.Y. Harburg (play, book, and screenplay)

Fred Saidy (play, book, and screenplay)


Summary

Feisty Irishman Finian McLonergan and his faithful daughter Sharon, bearing a pot of gold stolen from the leprechaun Og, settle in the village of Rainbow Valley, Missitucky. Siding with local sharecroppers like Woody Mahoney, the McLonergans get into a number of fanciful scrapes while being pursued by the magical Og.
Feisty Irishman Finian McLonergan and his faithful daughter Sharon, bearing a pot of gold stolen from the leprechaun Og, settle in the village of Rainbow Valley, Missitucky. Siding with local sharecroppers like Woody Mahoney, the McLonergans get into a number of fanciful scrapes while being pursued by the magical Og.

Genre

Musical, Fantasy, Kids

Released

October 9, 1968

Runtime

2hrs 21min

MPAA

Rated G

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