MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,662 this week

You Came Along (1945)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  4 July 1945 (USA)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 112 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 2 critic

War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 713 titles
created 17 May 2011
 
a list of 727 titles
created 27 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 72 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 10 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "You Came Along" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: You Came Along (1945)

You Came Along (1945) on IMDb 7.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of You Came Along.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An uncompromising, visionary architect struggles to maintain his integrity and individualism despite personal, professional and economic pressures to conform to popular standards.

Director: King Vidor
Stars: Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal, Raymond Massey
Stolen Face (1952)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A doctor repairs a female inmate's disfigured face to match the lovely woman who left him, and marries her, only to find out how abusive she is.

Director: Terence Fisher
Stars: Paul Henreid, Lizabeth Scott, André Morell
Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A soldier runs away rather than receive the Medal of Honor, so his buddy gets permission to investigate, and love and death soon follow.

Director: John Cromwell
Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky
Silver Lode (1954)
Film-Noir | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Dan Ballard, a respected citizen in the western town of Silver Lode, has his wedding interrupted by four men led by Ned McCarthy, an old acquaintance who, as a US Marshal, arrests Ballard ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Dwan
Stars: John Payne, Lizabeth Scott, Dan Duryea
Addio Kira! (1942)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Goffredo Alessandrini
Stars: Alida Valli, Fosco Giachetti, Rossano Brazzi
Loving You (1957)
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Deke Rivers is a delivery man who is discovered by publicist Glenda Markle and country-western musician Tex Warner who want to promote the talented newcomer to fame and fortune, giving him ... See full summary »

Director: Hal Kanter
Stars: Elvis Presley, Lizabeth Scott, Wendell Corey
Dark City (1950)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Gamblers who "took" an out-of-town sucker in a crooked poker game feel shadowy vengeance closing in on them.

Director: William Dieterle
Stars: Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors
Scared Stiff (1953)
Comedy | Horror | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Fleeing a murder charge, a singer and a busboy (Martin & Lewis) wind up on a spooky Carribean island inherited by heiress (Scott).

Director: George Marshall
Stars: Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Lizabeth Scott
Red Mountain (1951)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Towards the end of the American Civil War, a rebel captain flees to Colorado to join a band of Southern mercenaries. He drags an innocent gold prospecting couple into trouble when the ... See full summary »

Directors: William Dieterle, John Farrow
Stars: Alan Ladd, Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy
Desert Fury (1947)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone's efforts to separate them.

Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: John Hodiak, Lizabeth Scott, Burt Lancaster
We the Living (1942)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Doomed love within a corrupt political world. At 18, the beautiful and smart Kira comes to Petersburg as the Communists consolidate power. She rebuffs a cousin who rises in the Party and ... See full summary »

Director: Goffredo Alessandrini
Stars: Alida Valli, Fosco Giachetti, Rossano Brazzi
The Weapon (1956)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A boy accidentally shoots a friend with a gun he found in the rubble of a destroyed building. The gun turns out to be a clue in a ten-year-old murder case.

Directors: Val Guest, Hal E. Chester
Stars: Steve Cochran, Lizabeth Scott, Herbert Marshall
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Ivy Hotchkiss
Don DeFore ...
Captain W. Anders
Charles Drake ...
Lt. R. Janoschek
Julie Bishop ...
Mrs. Taylor
...
Frances Hotchkiss
Robert Sully ...
Bill Allen
Helen Forrest ...
Singer
...
Col. Stubbs
Franklin Pangborn ...
Hotel Clerk
Minor Watson ...
Uncle Jack
...
Drunk
Andrew Tombes ...
Drunk
Edit

Storyline

War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

world war two

Taglines:

Three willing guys...and a girl they THOUGHT was COLD.

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 July 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Além da Morte  »

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

Film debut of Lizabeth Scott. She was discovered by Hal B. Wallis when he saw her on Broadway and cast her in the lead in this film. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

One Dozen Roses
(uncredited)
Music by Dick Jurgens and Walter Donovan
Lyrics by Roger Lewis and Country Washburn
Sung by first four cast members
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
One surprising nice film
5 October 2005 | by (Sao Paulo SP Brasil) – See all my reviews

It is amazing how this film starts and how it ends. The very first scenes shows us one silly comedy about three Air Force pilots and one beautiful blonde PR (Scott). But the script makes an U turn and what we see is a very adult and realistic romance. The leading couple - Robert Cummings and Lizabeth Scott - are superb in their roles. And there is little trace of war propaganda, very subtle and always working to move the story. This is a film that could be so vain but manage to explore some deep meanings in romance and life itself. A nice piece of work from screenwriters Ayn Rand and Robert Smith, and director John Farrow. The ending is really touching.


14 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I love this movie! tag65
Discuss You Came Along (1945) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?