South Pacific

(1958)

Overview

Can a girl from Little Rock find happiness with a mature French planter she got to know one enchanted evening away from the military hospital where she is a nurse? Or should she just wash that man out of her hair? Bloody Mary is the philosopher of the island and it's hard to believe she could be the mother of Liat who has captured the heart of Lt. Joseph Cable USMC. While waiting for action in the war in the South Pacific, sailors and nurses put on a musical comedy show. The war gets closer and the saga of Nellie Forbush and Emile de Becque becomes serious drama.

  1. Joshua Logan

    Director

  2. James A. Michener

    Novel

  3. Paul Osborn

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Rossano Brazzi

    Rossano Brazzi

    Emile De Becque

  2. Mitzi Gaynor

    Mitzi Gaynor

    Ensign Nellie Forbush, USN

  3. John Kerr

    John Kerr

    Lt. Joseph Cable, USMC

  4. Ray Walston

    Ray Walston

    Luther Billis

  5. Juanita Hall

    Juanita Hall

    Bloody Mary

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South Pacific
South Pacific

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 18, 1958
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 37m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue $36,800,000.00

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