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Release Date:
May 1945 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The story of a KISSLESS BRIDE...and the man who WALKED IN HIS SLEEP! See more »
Plot:
In World War II Washington DC, Jamie Rowan, enters a loveless marriage with scientist Pat Jamieson and becomes his assistant. Struggles bring them closer together. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Dry romantic material given substance and strength by its stars... See more (17 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Spencer Tracy ... Pat Jamieson

Katharine Hepburn ... Jamie Rowan

Lucille Ball ... Kitty Trimble

Keenan Wynn ... Quentin Ladd
Carl Esmond ... Paul Carrell
Patricia Morison ... Edwina Collins
Felix Bressart ... Prof. Ginza
Emily Massey ... Anna

Gloria Grahame ... Flower Girl
George Davis ... Caretaker
George Chandler ... Elevator Boy
Clancy Cooper ... Sergeant
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eddie Acuff ... Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Charles Arnt ... Col. Braden (uncredited)
Brooks Benedict ... Officer in Elevator (uncredited)
Wally Boag ... Soldier (uncredited)
Ralph Brooke ... Pageboy (uncredited)
Hazel Brooks ... Girl on Elevator (uncredited)
Wallis Clark ... Prof. Thompson (uncredited)
Heinie Conklin ... Man in Corridor (uncredited)
Franco Corsaro ... Headwaiter (uncredited)

Donald Curtis ... Prof. Ellis (uncredited)
Sayre Dearing ... Man in Elevator (uncredited)
Joe Devlin ... Soldier (uncredited)
Dizzy ... The Dog (uncredited)
James Flavin ... Sergeant (uncredited)
William Forrest ... Doctor (uncredited)

Clarence Muse ... Porter (uncredited)
William Newell ... Soldier (uncredited)
Garry Owen ... Soldier (uncredited)
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Directed by
Harold S. Bucquet 
 
Writing credits
Philip Barry (play)

Donald Ogden Stewart 

Produced by
Lawrence Weingarten .... producer
 
Original Music by
Bronislau Kaper 
 
Cinematography by
Karl Freund 
 
Film Editing by
Frank Sullivan 
 
Art Direction by
Cedric Gibbons 
Harry McAfee 
 
Set Decoration by
Edwin B. Willis 
 
Makeup Department
Jack Dawn .... makeup artist (uncredited)
Irma Kusely .... hair stylist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Walter Strohm .... unit manager (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Earl McEvoy .... assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
McLean Nisbet .... associate set decorator
 
Sound Department
Douglas Shearer .... recording director
Joe Edmondson .... unit mixer (uncredited)
James Z. Flaster .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
Standish J. Lambert .... effects mixer (uncredited)
Standish J. Lambert .... re-recordist (uncredited)
Robert Shirley .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
Newell Sparks .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
William Steinkamp .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
Michael Steinore .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
John A. Williams .... re-recording and effects mixer (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Peter Ballbusch .... montage effects
A. Arnold Gillespie .... special effects
Danny Hall .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Harkness Smith .... second camera operator (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Irene .... costume supervisor
Marion Herwood Keyes .... associate costume supervisor
Eugene Joseff .... costume jeweller (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Edward Baravalle .... music mixer (uncredited)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco .... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Pete Decker .... music mixer (uncredited)
Robert Franklyn .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Jakob Gimpel .... piano double: Spencer Tracy (uncredited)
Wally Heglin .... orchestrator (uncredited)
M.J. McLaughlin .... music mixer (uncredited)
Herbert Stahlberg .... music mixer (uncredited)
Eric Zeisl .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
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111 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)

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Trivia:
The poem that Katharine Hepburn's character recites while riding in the horse buggy with Paul (Carl Esmond's character) is Sir William Watson's "Song" (1897). Ms. Hepburn's character, however, misquotes the line from the poem. She says, "April, April, with her girlish laughter." The lines she is quoting actually appear in the poem as, "April, April, / Laugh thy girlish laughter."See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Pat pushes a tall chest of drawers in front of his bedroom door so he won't leave the room if he sleepwalks. However, when he does sleepwalk later, the door is not blocked and we have never seen him move the chest back.See more »
Quotes:
Pat Jamieson:Say, where do you live?
Quentin Ladd:No, no, no. No, a home is where the heart is, and a man's best friend is his mother. But not tonight, my friend. Not tonight, because you don't know my mother.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Katharine Hepburn: All About Me (1993) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Clair de LuneSee more »

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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Dry romantic material given substance and strength by its stars..., 21 July 2007
Author: moonspinner55 from las vegas, nv

Philip Barry's play about a scientist/inventor who rooms with a widow during the war might've fallen flat with a less-experienced cast; it is middling material, weighted with palaver, not even offering anything in the way of surprises. However, Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn are well-attuned to these characters (and to each other) and make the most of it. Tracy is talked into a platonic marriage with Kate, but eventually feels the pangs of real romance. The play's stagy action is opened-up expertly for the screen, with talky scenes nicely balanced by lively set-pieces (such as the train-sequence, the best moment in the film). The colorful supporting cast, including Gloria Grahame (in a bit part) and Keenan Wynn, perform with aplomb, plowing right through the contrivances. As Kate's girlfriend, Lucille Ball gives one of her best performances, and she has a classic retort to Spencer Tracy who commands his dog to lie down (Ball to Tracy: "Who, me?"). Not a perfect showcase for the leads, but very pleasant nonetheless. *** from ****

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