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Peg o' My Heart (1933)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 26 May 1933 (USA)
A young woman living in an Irish fishing village inherits her late grandfather's estate, but is forced to spend three years in England training to be a proper lady to collect the fortune.

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Sir Gerald 'Jerry' Markham
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Ethel Chichester
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Mrs. Chichester
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Alaric Chichester (as Tyrrell Davis)
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Capt. Christopher 'Chris' Brent
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Mrs. Grace Brent
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Jarvis (butler)
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Smythe (maid)
Geoffrey Gill ...
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Peg and her father live a simple life in an Irish fishing village. One day Sir Gerald arrives at the village to tell Pat that Peg is heir to estate of her grandfather, who hated Pat. The upshot of the will is that she must go to England for 3 years to learn to be a lady and that Pat can never see her again. Pat does not tell Peg about his part of the will and sends her to live with Mrs. Chichester for her education. Peg soon finds that Alaric needs to marry her, but she wants Gerald who is engaged to Ethyl who wants Brent whose wife will not divorce him. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

26 May 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Fiskertøsen  »

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Budget:

$623,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$979,000
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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

There was an early silent version of the play produced by Famous Players-Lasky Corp. in 1919, but it was never released theatrically because of legal disputes with the author, J. Hartley Manners. It was directed by William C. de Mille and starred Olga Printzlau. See more »

Crazy Credits

Opening credits are shown over a background of sailboats. See more »

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Featured in Captured on Film: The True Story of Marion Davies (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

D'Ye Ken John Peel?
(uncredited)
Composer unknown
Sung by guests after the fox hunt
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Marion was charming!
14 September 1999 | by See all my reviews

I recently saw this film on Turner Movie Classics and was surprised how charming the performance of Marion Davies was. This proves that she was indeed a fine performer when given the opportunity. Despite the fact she was in her mid 30's when this film was made, she is quite believable as a teenager.


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