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There Goes My Heart (1938)

Passed  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  14 October 1938 (USA)
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Seeing her chance, 25-year-old heiress (Virginia Bruce) flees from her over-protective grandfather with none of her fortune in her purse. On the streets of New York, she is befriended by a ... See full summary »

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Joan Butterfield
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Peggy O'Brien
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Pennypepper E. Pennypepper
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Mr. Stevens - Editor
Claude Gillingwater ...
Cyrus Butterfield
Arthur Lake ...
Flash Fisher
Etienne Girardot ...
Hinkley - Secretary
Robert Armstrong ...
Detective O'Brien
Irving Bacon ...
Mr. Dobbs
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Mr. Gorman
Syd Saylor ...
Robinson (as Sid Saylor)
J. Farrell MacDonald ...
Officer
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Storyline

Seeing her chance, 25-year-old heiress (Virginia Bruce) flees from her over-protective grandfather with none of her fortune in her purse. On the streets of New York, she is befriended by a shop girl (Patsy Kelly) . The shop girl takes her in and gets her a job at the store which is part of a chain owned by the heiress. Unbeknownst to the newsworthy heiress, her true identity is known to a single reporter (March). Written by CComly

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Comedy | Romance

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14 October 1938 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aí Vai Meu Coração  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Many cast members in studio records/casting call lists did not appear or were not identifiable in the movie. These were (with their character names): Charles Waldron (Dr. Snezrude), Joe King (Government Man), Pat Gleason (Steward), Kenneth Harlan (Officer), Joe McGuinn and George Ovey (Sailors), Jerry Colonna, William Irving, Billy Engle, Bobby Barber and Eddie Phillips (Gendarmes), Matt McHugh (Elevator Operator), Sydney Jarvis and Malcolm Waite (Elevator Men), Sarah Edwards (Elevator Passenger), Dell Henderson and Lionel Braham (Cops), Will Stanton (Drunk Passenger), George Humbert (Corn-Man), Duke York and George Burton (Dreymen) and Walter Walker (Attorney). See more »

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Peggy O'Brien: Just think, someday i'll be Mrs. Doctor Pennypepper E. Pennypepper... then I'll find out what the E. stands for!
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A Life on the Ocean Wave
(1838) (uncredited)
Music by Henry Russell
Lyrics by Epes Sargent
Sung a cappella by Fredric March
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A Surprising Treat
18 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was charming. I hadn't noticed Virginia Bruce before this movie and found that she was so appealing. Bruce runs away from grand dad to experience an "ordinary" life of less privilege. She winds up befriended by Patsy Kelly who takes her under her wing finding her a job at a department store. Bruce delightfully plays the part of the runaway heiress turned salesgirl. She meets up with a reporter, Fredric March who discovers that she is the missing heiress. The rest is played out with misconceptions and misunderstandings; the stuff that romance movies thrive on. I just saw her in "Flight Angels" with one of my favorites, Dennis Morgan and I was so happy to see her. It was like seeing an old friend. I am looking forward to discovering more of her movies.


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