MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,967 this week

Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944)

 -  Comedy  -  2 September 1944 (USA)
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 117 users  
Reviews: 12 user

In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship. Their great naivity and efforts to seem grown-up lead them into many comic ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 50 titles
created 12 Jun 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 09 Sep 2013
 
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 429 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 16 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944)

Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Our Hearts Were Young and Gay.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

El Paso (1949)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Ex-confederate officer Clay Fletcher jumps at the chance to reunite with his once lady-friend, Susan Jeffers, when his father, Judge Fletcher, sends him on an errand to El Paso, Texas to ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis R. Foster
Stars: John Payne, Gail Russell, Sterling Hayden
Calcutta (1947)
Certificate: Passed Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Neale and Pedro fly cargo between Chungking and Calcutta. When their buddy Bill is murdered they investigate. Neale meets Bill's fiancée Virginia and becomes suspicious of a deeper plot while also falling for her charms.

Director: John Farrow
Stars: Alan Ladd, Gail Russell, William Bendix
Moonrise (1948)
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Danny is being despised by his schoolmates because his father was accused to have killed another man and is condemned to the death penalty.

Director: Frank Borzage
Stars: Dane Clark, Gail Russell, Ethel Barrymore
Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Quirt Evans, an all round bad guy, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth a quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in.

Director: James Edward Grant
Stars: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey
Captain China (1950)
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Charles Chinnough, aka Captain China, washed ashore off his ship during a storm, is later rescued, but is relieved of duty when his former first mate, Brendensen (who thought he was dead), ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis R. Foster
Stars: John Payne, Gail Russell, Jeffrey Lynn
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When ruthlessly dedicated postal inspector investigates the murder of a co-worker, he finds that the sole witness, a nun, has been targeted by the killers.

Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: Alan Ladd, Phyllis Calvert, Paul Stewart
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Henry Aldrich becomes the most sought after guy in town when he wins a date with a movie star.

Director: Hugh Bennett
Stars: Jimmy Lydon, Charles Smith, John Litel
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Millicent Hopkins, while touring with a dancing troupe in 1892, meets Clive Loring who is campaigning in the English Midlands for Parliament. They fall in love and Millie remains behind at ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: Ray Milland, Teresa Wright, Cedric Hardwicke
Air Cadet (1951)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A group of cadets have assorted problems at the U.S. Air Force Pilot Training Academy.

Director: Joseph Pevney
Stars: Stephen McNally, Gail Russell, Alex Nicol
Song of India (1949)
Adventure | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Albert S. Rogell
Stars: Sabu, Gail Russell, Turhan Bey
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Hal Walker
Stars: Ed Gardner, Bing Crosby, Betty Hutton
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: Ray Milland, Florence Marly, John Hoyt
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gail Russell ...
Cornelia Otis Skinner
...
Emily Kimbrough
...
Otis Skinner
...
Mrs. Skinner
...
Miss Horn
...
Avery Moore
Bill Edwards ...
Tom Newhall
Jean Heather ...
Frances Smithers
Alma Kruger ...
Mrs. Lamberton
Edit

Storyline

In 1923, two young ladies depart unescorted for a tour of Europe, meeting two eligible men aboard ship. Their great naivity and efforts to seem grown-up lead them into many comic misadventures. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on book

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 September 1944 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Almas em Flor  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Preston Sturges and 'The Miracle of Morgan's Creek' (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
unbelieveable, but fun!
18 January 2000 | by (S. Bound Brook, NJ) – See all my reviews

This is a VERY funny & "cute" film about two young girls travelling abroad during the 1920's. even tho some of the situations they get into are a bit "unbelieveable", it is QUITE FUNNY! (I especially liked their run-in with the "Geezer"!).

The sequel to this film (I forgot the name!) is a BIG disappointment! sigh. One wishes that this could've become a series, but NO WAY...not after the 2nd film! (I especially dislike the "Bohemian" who does the "miming").

But, if you're looking for "fun, light-hearted films", check THIS out! Norm


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Would like to have this movie in my collection graciebell1
Radio Hit Song from Our Hearts were young and gay 1944 smarchives
Discuss Our Hearts Were Young and Gay (1944) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?