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Forsaking All Others (1934)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 23 December 1934 (USA)
Dill leaves Mary standing at the altar in order to marry his old flame, Connie, instead. Knowing that Mary still has feelings for Dill, Jeff keeps quiet about his own love for her.

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Cast

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Connie Barnes Todd
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Dill leaves Mary standing at the altar in order to marry his old flame, Connie, instead. Knowing that Mary still has feelings for Dill, Jeff keeps quiet about his own love for her. Written by Diana Hamilton <hamilton@gl.umbc.edu>

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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23 December 1934 (USA)  »

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Ein Herz ist zu verschenken  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This film received its initial telecast in Philadelphia Saturday 28 December 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6), followed by San Francisco 27 March 1958 on KGO (Channel 7), by Los Angeles 1 June 1958 on KTTV (Channel 11), and, finally, by New York City 13 January 1960 on WCBS (Channel 2). See more »

Goofs

When Robert Montgomery exits the bathroom singing "The Toreador Song", he starts 'singing' before his mouth actually opens. See more »

Quotes

Dillon 'Dill': Connie, I need to speak to you.
Connie Barnes Todd: But darling, I'm learning to tap dance!
Dillon 'Dill': This is more important than tap dancing!
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits the three stars of the film, Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, and Robert Montgomery are seen walking hand in hand. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Knots Landing: Forsaking All Others (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Forsaking All Others
(1934) (uncredited)
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Gus Kahn
Written for the movie and possibly played as background music
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Gable carries film
18 August 2000 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

A witty film that benefits mostly from the pairing of Clark Gable and Joan Crawford. After a brisk and entertaining first half, things start to drag a bit when Gable is absent from the screen for a protracted period. Nevertheless, its well worth seeing.


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