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I'll Be Yours (1947)

Passed  |   |  Comedy, Musical, Romance  |  2 February 1947 (USA)
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A small-town girl tells a small fib to a wealthy businessman; complications ensue.

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A small-town girl tells a small fib to a wealthy businessman; complications ensue.

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DEANNA!....dream-teamed with the screen's new young star sensation...and matched for mirth with your favorite laugh-makers! (original poster) See more »


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2 February 1947 (USA)  »

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Amor de Encomenda  »

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Speaking about her dozen-year movie career with film historian David Shipman in a rare 1983 interview, Deanna Durbin dismissed as "terrible" the quality of her last four vehicles: this picture, Something in the Wind (1947), Up in Central Park (1948) and For the Love of Mary (1948). See more »

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Version of Die Fee (1969) See more »

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Love's Own Sweet Song (Sari Waltz)
Lyrics by Catherine Chisholm Cushing and E.P. Heath
Music by Emmerich Kálmán
Sung by Deanna Durbin
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Deanna saves it...sort of
22 June 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film is a good example of what can happen when a sure-fire box office star's movies get stereotyped. Gradually, the formula starts to get stale, the studio doesn't do anything to improve the situation, and the films deteriorate. No wonder Durbin described this movie as "terrible" in a rare interview years after she left Hollywood. It is. Besides Durbin, a bunch of good actors--William Bendix, Adolphe Menjou, Tom Drake etc.--are saddled with an amazingly trite script that insults even those willing to suspend disbelief. Fortunately, Durbin's voice is as glorious as ever, and her musical numbers at least provide respite. William Bendix has his moments, too. See it for Durbin's songs and fast-forward through the rest of it.


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