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From This Day Forward (1946)

 -  Drama | Romance | War  -  2 March 1946 (USA)
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Incidents of a marriage are recalled in flashback.

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Rosemary DeCamp ...
Martha Beesley
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Hank Beesley (as Henry Morgan)
Wally Brown ...
Jake Beesley
Arline Judge ...
Margie Beesley
Renny McEvoy ...
Charlie Beesley
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Billy Beesley
Mary Treen ...
Alice Beesley
Queenie Smith ...
Mrs. Beesley
Doreen McCann ...
Barbara Beesley
Erskine Sanford ...
Higgler
Mark Stevens ...
Bill Cummings
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In flashbacks, the 1938 courtship and marriage of young machinist Bill Cummings and bookstore clerk Susan are recalled: newlywed bliss, unemployment and other tribulations, opportunity with a hidden drawback, war and separation. Now out of the army, Bill job-hunts and worries about the future... Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Drama | Romance | War

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2 March 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

All Brides Are Beautiful  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on October 28, 1946 with Joan Fontaine and Mark Stevens reprising their film roles. See more »

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Referenced in Nocturne (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD
Lyrics by Mort Greene
Music by Leigh Harline
Sung by uncredited woman singer
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An effective tear-jerker
7 February 2000 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

OK, Joan Fontaine is no Bronx housewife. But this movie about the post-war travails of a New York City couple is genuinely moving. Mark Stevens comes across well in the lead, and Harry Morgan does nicely in a small role. True, these are probably the only non-ethnic people in the Highbridge section of the Bronx, but that's how it was in those days.


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