Finian's Rainbow | 1968

Adaptation, Family
Magical tale about a father and daughter arriving in a small town and shoving ill-will out the door through the help of a leprechaun and a pot of gold.
Awards: 2 Oscar nominations. Another 4 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Finian McLonergan

Actor

... Sharon McLonergan

Actor

... Og the Leprechaun

Actor

... Woody Mahoney

Actor

... Judge Rawkins

Actor

... Howard

Actor

... Susan the Silent

Actor

... Buzz Collins

Actor

... Sheriff

Actor

... District Attorney

Actor

... Henry

Actor

... Sharecropper

Actor

Synopsis

Whimsical Irishman Finian and his daughter Sharon arrive in the mythical Southern state of Missitucky with a crock of gold stolen from a leprechaun. While Finian argues with the leprechaun, Sharon falls in love with a sharecropper and uses Irish magic to turn the tables on local racists. When the leprechaun falls in love with a mysterious mountain girl, he wishes himself human.

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