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3.4
164 Ratings

Picnic

Directed by Joshua Logan
United States, 1955
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Emotions are ignited amongst the complacent townsfolk when a handsome drifter arrives in a small Kansas community on the morning of the Labor Day picnic.

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Picnic Directed by Joshua Logan

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1956 | 2 wins including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

1956 | 4 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1955 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1957 | 4 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

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