Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 10 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|Were the exterior shots in the 1955 version shot on a sound stage?||Oklahoma!
No. The interior shots were shot on a sound stage, but the outside shots were mostly shot in Arizona.
|What was the original title of "Oklahoma!" to be? ||Oklahoma!
|Who wrote the music and lyrics for "Oklahoma!"?||Oklahoma!
Rodgers and Hammerstein. They also wrote such musicals as "The Sound of Music" and "State Fair".
|What is the first word of the song "Oklahoma!"?||Oklahoma!
They. The first word in the movie song 'Oklahoma' was they as in "They couldn't pick a better better time to start in life. It ain't too early and it ain't too late. Startin as a farmer with a brand new wife. Soon be livin' in a brand new state"
|What did someone set on fire to get to Curly?||Oklahoma!
A haystack. Jud lights the haystack on fire to try to burn Curlie and Laurie. The townspeople try to put it out.
|What was the first song in the movie?||Oklahoma!
Oh What A Beautiful Morning. Gordon MacRae sings "Oh! What A Beautiful Morning" as he rides a horse beside the corn. This is the very first scene of the movie.
Laurey Williams. She later became the mom on "The Partridge Family". Shirley Mae Jones was born on March 31st 1934, in the small town of Charleroi, Pennsylvania. She teamed up again with with Gordon MacRae in the movie "Carousel".
Gordon Macrae . MacRae was the lead in musicals such as "Oklahoma!" and "Carousel". He was also on such television shows as "The Colgate Comedy Hour", "The Telephone Hour", "The Tonight Show" and for a year on his own show, "The Gordon MacRae Show".
Fred Zinnemann. He directed 23 feature films, five of which yielded 23 Oscars. He had three Oscars for best direction - "From Here To Eternity", and "A Man For All Seasons".
|Who sang "I'm Just A Girl Who Can't Say No"?||Oklahoma!
Gloria Grahame. She played Ado Annie Carnes. The first movie she starred in was "Blonde Fever" in 1944.