Senior HTF Member
- Apr 24, 2006
- Charlotte, NC
- Real Name
- Matt Hough
George Abbott and Stanley Donen’s Damn Yankees brings Broadway sass and verve to the big screen with a colorful and very faithful screen adaptation of the stage smash.
Damn Yankees (1958)
Released: 06 Mar 1959
Runtime: 111 min
Director: George Abbott, Stanley Donen
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sport
Cast: Tab Hunter, Gwen Verdon, Ray Walston, Russ Brown
Writer(s): George Abbott (screenplay by), George Abbott (based upon the play "Damn Yankees" book by), Douglass Wallop (based upon the play "Damn Yankees" book by), Douglass Wallop (from novel "The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant")
Plot: A frustrated fan of the hopeless Washington Senators makes a pact with the Devil to help the baseball team win the league pennant.
IMDB rating: 7.1