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An American Romance (1944)

Passed | | Drama | 16 April 1945 (Sweden)
Stefan Dangos immigrates to America and works his way up from the iron mines and steel mills to become a great American success story as an industrialist.

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Cast

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Ann Richards ...
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Anton Dubechek
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Teddy Roosevelt Dangos / Narrator (as Horace McNally)
Mary McLeod ...
Katina 'Tina' Dangos
Bob Lowell ...
George Washington Dangos
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Stefan Dangos immigrates to America and works his way up from the iron mines and steel mills to become a great American success story as an industrialist. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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OUT OF THE HOPE AND COURAGE OF A MAN ...THE LOVE AND DEVOTION OF A WOMAN! (original print ad - all caps) See more »

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16 April 1945 (Sweden)  »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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(copyright length) | (Turner library print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

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(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Louis Adamic, author of memoirs and studies of the immigrant experience, drafted the first sections of the script. See more »

Goofs

As Steve Dangos closes his front door (after arriving home from the board meeting), a hand and lower arm can also be seen closing the door from the outside. See more »

Soundtracks

America the Beautiful
(1882) (uncredited)
Music by Samuel A. Ward (1882)
In the score during Steve and Anna's travels
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Wonderful old film
19 October 2002 | by (Southern California) – See all my reviews

I used to watch this movie on late-night TV when I was young. I loved it then and I miss not being able to see it now. The film is about an illiterate man who takes it upon himself to educate himself to win the love of his life. He then makes a success of himself in order to make a good life for them both. It's a fairy tale for sure but a heart warming one. I wish it would come out on video.


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