A poignant biopic of 19th-century songwriter Stephen Foster woven together by his classic folk ballads. Douglas Montgomery stars as Foster, who leaves the ministry, becomes trapped in a loveless marriage, and in later years, is reduced to poverty and alcoholism. Songs include "Oh! Susanna," "My Old Kentucky Home," and "Swanee River." With William Frawley. 89 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.