Will Rogers was not adapted from this musical, nor was the 1949 musical film. The 1943 revival was revised by Rodgers and Hart.
Yankee in King Arthur s Court.
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Yankee at the Court of King Arthur.
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Yankee engineer from, connecticut named Hank Morgan receives a severe blow to the head and is somehow transported in time and space to England.
More Laughs than the law allows! See more » Goofs When Hank is to be burnt at the stake at "high noon the shadows on the ground clearly indicate that the hour is between 4pm and 6pm. At this time, color broadcasting was still in its infancy, limited to only a small number of high rated programs, primarily on NBC and NBC affiliated stations, so most vintage film showings were still in B W, excluding wfbm, an NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, who. New York City Center Encores! Trivia One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 19, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by MCA ever since. When an old flame, Alice, visits him, Fay knocks him out with a champagne bottle in a jealous fit. R H Theatricals, accessed April 6, 2009. A Connecticut Yankee, on stage at the, vanderbilt Theatre during a mid-run rehearsal of the hit musical (1928). Hank Martin : Ah, potent? Like most adaptations of the Twain novel, it focuses on the lighter aspects of the story. The Rodgers and Hart version was never filmed.
1 In Connecticut in the 1920s, Martin is about to be married to Fay. See All (54) taglines: You've never seen anything funnier than Will in this smart two-rivet business suit with galvanized trousers and spare hinges. Background information Archived August 28, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. Trivia Although the title of the film is "A Connecticut Yankee this was not a film version of the 1927 Rodgers and Hart musical, which was also based on the Mark Twain novel.