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Million Dollar Mermaid

Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)

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Release Date: Dec 4, 1952 Wide

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Who else but Esther Williams could star in a romantic drama (with musical numbers) bearing a title like this? In Million Dollar Mermaid, Williams plays Annette Kellerman, a real-life Australian swimming star who took up the sport as a child to strengthen her legs, which were severely weakened by a birth defect. The treatment proves effective, and as she grows to adulthood, Annette shows that she has the talent to be a champion swimmer, though she prefers to follow her dream of becoming a ballet

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Musical & Performing Arts, Drama

Everett Freeman

Jul 22, 1992

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June 6, 2013:
Esther Williams: 1921-2013
The "Bathing Beauty" star has passed away at the age of 91.

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If you can get past the tedious love story, then you will be rewarded in seeing the absolute best water-ballet routines ever filmed.

September 20, 2005 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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