Li'l Abner (1959)

Li'l Abner


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The film is based on the popular Broadway musical adaptation of Al Capp's widely read comic strip. This musical comedy finds the residents of Dogpatch discovering Congress has approved their hometown as a nuclear test sight. The town must prove itself worthy of preservation and does so with Mammy Yokum's Yokumberry Tonic. When the tonic proves to guarantee good health, romance and wealth to the consumer, the government and private business race to the sleepy country town for the secret recipe. … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Kids & Family, Musical & Performing Arts, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Norman Panama, Melvin Frank
In Theaters:
On DVD: Apr 19, 2005
Paramount Pictures



as Li'l Abner Yokum

as Daisy Mae

as Marryin' Sam

as General Bullmoose

as Stupefyin' Jones

as Appassionata Von Cli...

as Mammy Yokum

as Pappy Yokum

as Earthquake McGoon

as Evil Eye Fleagle

as Romeo Scragg

as Available Jones

as Sen. Jack S. Phogbou...

as Moonbeam McSwine

as Mayor Dawgmeat

as Rasmussen T. Finsdal...

as Hairless Joe

as Lonesome Polecat
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Critic Reviews for Li'l Abner

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

August 22, 2005
Laramie Movie Scope

June 26, 2005

Full Review… | May 26, 2006
Combustible Celluloid

Audience Reviews for Li'l Abner


Extremely corny, but one of my favourites as a child

Lady D'arbanville

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