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Show Boat

Yearning to watch 'Show Boat' on your TV or mobile device at home? Discovering a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the George Sidney-directed movie via subscription can be a huge pain, so we here at Moviefone want to do the work for you.

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Released December 26th, 1990, 'Show Boat' stars Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ava Gardner, Joe E. Brown The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 47 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which put together reviews from knowledgeable critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "When it comes to music on the Mississippi river, the Cotton Blossom show boat is the place to go. When musical main attraction Julie Laverne (Ava Gardner) and her husband are suddenly forced to leave the show, Cotton Blossom owner Andy Hawks' (Joe E. Brown) own daughter, Magnolia (Kathryn Grayson), takes center stage. She soon falls madly in love with roguish gambler Gaylord Ravenal (Howard Keel), and the two leave the Cotton Blossom on a honeymoon -- only to enter into a tumultuous marriage."

'Show Boat' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, Amazon.com, iTunes Store, and YouTube .

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