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Margie (1946)

Approved | | Comedy | November 1946 (USA)
A woman reminisces about her teenage years in the 1920s, when she fell in love with her teacher.

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Miss Isabel Palmer
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Roy Hornsdale
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Marybelle Tenor
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Margie and her daughter reminisce about Margie's girlhood in the roaring twenties. In flashback, Margie, a smarter, less popular girl at Central High, meets handsome new French teacher Ralph Fontayne; circumstances keep throwing them together and Margie, in company with every other girl in school, develops a crush on him. Then Margie's date for the prom gets sick, and what happens next surprises everyone. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Trivia

"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on October 22, 1951 with Jeanne Crain reprising her film role. See more »

Goofs

The hairstyles of Jeanne Crain, Barbara Lawrence, and Lynn Bari are strictly 1946, although the story takes place in 1928. See more »

Quotes

Marybelle: Well, I don't see what he sees in her. She's old. She must be twenty-five at least.
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31 March 1999 | by (Orono, Maine) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorite Jeanne Craine films. I often think of her in the attic sorting through the box of memories while her daughter asks her about some of the items in the box, especially when I have sorted through my own mother's memory boxes in her attic. I wish this were on video. I'd dearly like to share this with MY daughter. Ricardo-38


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