Million Dollar Mermaid
A strong swimmer who longs to dance ballet, Annette Kellerman (Esther Williams) moves with her father (Walter Pidgeon) from Australia to England. After running into financial trouble, she reluctantly works with two showbiz promoters who lead her to fame, fortune, romance and scandal. Featuring beautiful water ballet sequences choreographed by Busby Berkeley, this classic biopic received an Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography.
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- Mervyn LeRoy
- This movie is
- 1953 Academy Award®
- Best Cinematography Color nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; bonus featurette "The Hoaxsters"; bonus classic cartoon "The Wise Little Quacker"; trailer.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it