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The Country Girl

1954 Rated NR 1hr 44m

Once the toast of Broadway, washed-up thespian Frank Elgin (Bing Crosby) drinks himself into oblivion until red-hot director Bernie Dodd (William Holden) attempts to revive his career. An admirer of Elgin, Dodd begs the actor to sober up for the starring role in a new play. Meanwhile, Elgin's domineering wife, Georgie (Grace Kelly), saps her husband of all confidence. Kelly won an Oscar for her role in this adaptation of Clifford Odet's play.

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Movie Details

1956 BAFTA®
1955 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama)
1955 Academy Award®
  • Best Writing
  • Best Actress: Grace Kelly
  • Best Actor nominee: Bing Crosby
  • Best Art Direction Black and White nominee
  • Best Cinematography Black and White nominee
  • Best Director nominee: George Seaton
  • Best Picture nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; closed captioned.