State Fair. 1933. USA. Directed by Henry King. With Will Rogers, Janet Gaynor, Lew Ayres, Sally Eilers. 97 min.
Given that she was born and raised as Eileen Putt in rural Ohio, Bowser’s fondness for this sentimental family comedy about farm life isn’t surprising. Summing up the charm it held for her, she once observed after a preservation screening, “Even the pig finds love.”