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Daisy Kenyon (1947)

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Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent ... See full summary »

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Dan O'Mara
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Peter Lapham
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Lucille O'Mara
Martha Stewart ...
Mary Angelus
Peggy Ann Garner ...
Rosamund O'Mara
Connie Marshall ...
Marie O'Mara
Nicholas Joy ...
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Art Baker ...
Lucille's Attorney
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Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent and caring man, whom she does not love, but who offers her love and a more hopeful relationship. She marries him... just as Dan gets a divorce. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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25 December 1947 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Entre el amor y el pecado  »

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Trivia

Joan Crawford later said about this film, "If Otto Preminger hadn't directed it, the picture would have been a mess. It came off. Sort of." See more »

Goofs

At the divorce trial, Dan still has the bad scrape on his forehead. Soon after, he's at the cape with Peter and Daisy and his forehead is all healed. See more »

Quotes

Daisy Kenyon: It's a funny thing about being in love. Sometimes it's easier to tell when you are than when you aren't.
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Referenced in Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (1991) See more »

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Too bad they don't make them like this one anymore...
19 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

This movie was surprisingly good.....I watched simply because I usually like Joan Crawford movies, but once this film began I was completely hooked. The performances were all first rate, and the script was excellent. Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews and Henry Fonda were equally great in their respective parts, in fact, I thought it was one of Henry Fonda's better early roles.


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