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My Reputation (1946)

Approved  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  26 January 1946 (USA)
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A recent widow meets an army major while skiing and despite pressures from friends and family becomes romantically involved with him.

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George Brent ...
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Lucile Watson ...
Mrs. Mary Kimball
John Ridgely ...
Cary Abbott
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Ginna Abbott
Jerome Cowan ...
George Van Orman
Esther Dale ...
Anna
Scotty Beckett ...
Kim Drummond
Bobby Cooper ...
Keith Drummond
Leona Maricle ...
Riette Van Orman
Mary Servoss ...
Mary
Cecil Cunningham ...
Mrs. Stella Thompson
Janis Wilson ...
Penny Boardman
Ann E. Todd ...
Gretchen Van Orman (as Ann Todd)
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Tongues begin to wag when a lonely widow becomes romantically involved with a military man. Problems arise when the gossip is filtered down to her own children. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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Of all the dramatic triumphs from Warners this one is the greatest!

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26 January 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Minha Reputação  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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One of Barbara Stanwyck's sons asks her what team Joe DiMaggio used to play for. Although DiMaggio had rejoined the Yankees in 1946, when this film was released, he was in military service during 1943, when the film was actually filmed. See more »

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When Jess (Barbara Stanywck) gets behind Major Landis (George Brent) on his skis, she is holding her ski poles. In the next scene, she doesn't have them. A bit later, they are in her right hand, and then go missing again. See more »

Quotes

Riette Van Orman: Then why did you bother to come here at all?
Jessica Drummond: Because I was still coward enough to want to save my reputation.
Riette Van Orman: How quaint!
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Auld Lang Syne
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Traditional Scots air
Lyrics by Robert Burns (1788)
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Special note about Release
15 March 2004 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

MY REPUTATION was one of several pictures produced by Warner Bros. during World War II and then held back for release. Others included THE ADVENTURES OF MARK TWAIN (filmed in 41, released in 44) and ARSENIC AND OLD LACE (filmed in 41, released in 44). MY REPUTATION was filmed in 1943 and released for military use in 1944. The Tower Books photoplay edition of the original novel, "Instruct My Sorrow," was published in 1945. The film was finally released to the public in 1946. The military prints and theatrical release prints carry two completely different sets of main titles. There is no difference in footage or scenes between the two release versions.


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