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Bride by Mistake (1944)

Approved  |   |  Comedy  |  27 July 1944 (USA)
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Norah is very rich, owns her own shipyard and has Sylvia double for her at all outside functions. But Sylvia is now married and wants to go to Washington with her new husband while Norah's ... See full summary »

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Norah is very rich, owns her own shipyard and has Sylvia double for her at all outside functions. But Sylvia is now married and wants to go to Washington with her new husband while Norah's latest fiance has dumped her. Determined not to make money an issue, she invites all the officers to her house for tea and has Sylvia again play Norah. She is looking for the right man who will want her and not her money and she thinks that she has found that man in Captain Travis. The only problem is that Travis is interested in the Norah double because of her millions. So Norah waits to see if he will propose to her for herself instead of proposing to Sylvia for the money. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Also Known As:

Brud av misstag  »

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Trivia

Screenwriters Henry and Phoebe Ephron were the parents of famed writer and filmmaker Nora Ephron. See more »

Goofs

When Captain Travis pours a "claret" the wine is colorless. Claret is a red wine. See more »

Quotes

Sylvia Lockwood: I don't make a habit of telling people, but I spent the night in this room.
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Remake of The Richest Girl in the World (1934) See more »

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Great film
1 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have been watching a lot of old movies recently on TMC and this is one of the best movies I have seen in a long time Yes its old Yes its Sortof Campy but i really enjoyed it, i first saw Alan Marshal in "Married and in love" and something about his cheesy charming act was entertaining, So i watched this film also. I am of an entirely different generation born in the 80's there is something timeless about this film, Screwing up everything with love is relatable, i wont give away the ending because the film keeps you guessing till the end and from what I've seen from that era that uncertainty of the plot for the audience is a rarity.

Well this is a good one i recommend it to anyone


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