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Gangway for Tomorrow (1943)

 -  Drama  -  3 November 1943 (USA)
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On the way to work, five defence workers contemplate their pasts and their own reasons for working.

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Margo ...
Lisette Rene
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Mr. Wellington
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Joe Dunham
Amelita Ward ...
Mary Jones, Miss America
William Terry ...
Bob Nolan
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Fred Taylor
James Bell ...
Tom Burke
Charles Arnt ...
Jim Benson
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Swallow
Wally Brown ...
Sam
Erford Gage ...
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Col. Mueller
Warren Hymer ...
Pete
Michael St. Angel ...
Jim Johnson - Mechanic
Don Dillaway ...
Frank Danielson - Mechanic
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On the way to work, five defence workers contemplate their pasts and their own reasons for working.

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Sensational Drama That X-rays the Secret Hearts of 5 "Ordinary" Men and Women!

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3 November 1943 (USA)  »

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(Turner library print)

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Strange Title For An Effective Little Movie
6 September 2003 | by (NY, NY) – See all my reviews

The flag-waving toward the end gets a little too intense. Considering the time, though, it makes sense.

People on their way to work reminisce about how they end up at a munitions factory. Margo is very convincing as an emigre French chanteuse. It works really well, all told, and is touching and engrossing.


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