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Ginger Rogers always gets cold feet just before four weddings until fireman Cornell Wilde appears.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Victoria Stafford
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George McKesson / Johnny Blaine
Percy Waram ...
Mr. Horace Stafford
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Mrs. Martha Stafford
Ron Randell ...
Oliver H.P. Harrington
Thurston Hall ...
Mr. Ned Harrington
Charles Evans ...
Dr. Parkinson
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Evans, the Butler (as William Bevan)
Frank Orth ...
Train Conductor Brown
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Johnny Duncan ...
John (scenes deleted)
Chuck Hamilton ...
Charles (scenes deleted)
Vera Lewis ...
Mrs. Brown (scenes deleted)
Oscar O'Shea ...
Irish Neighborhood Watchman (scenes deleted)
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Ginger Rogers always gets cold feet just before four weddings until fireman Cornell Wilde appears.

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Until he sent those little hot shivers shooting down to her toes... she thought it was a dream!


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December 1947 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I Found a Dream  »

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Trivia

Producer Don Hartman attempted to rent the Hope Diamond for Ginger Rogers to wear but was unsuccessful. See more »

Goofs

The ticket for the baseball game, dated July 26, 1947, shows the Yankees opponent as Washington (Senators), when in reality they played the Chicago White Sox that day... and lost. See more »

Quotes

George McKesson: How!
[kisses Victoria]
Victoria Stafford: And how!
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Connections

Followed by It Had to Be You (2000) See more »

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Wedding March
from "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
Music by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
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A daffy delight
26 September 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sweet comedy that can best be described as daffy. Ginger hadn't yet slipped into her grand lady mode and is a dizzy delight with an amazing wardrobe, the wedding dress with shimmering halo is something to behold! She's also at the peak of her personal beauty and looks stunning throughout, save one scene where she wears one of the ugliest hats ever.

Cornel Wilde was always an agile, agreeable comedian and matches well with Ginger, handling his dual role with aplomb.

Spring Byington and especially Percy Waram are delightful as the exasperated parents of the indecisive Miss Rogers.

A minor comedy but anyone who enjoyed The Major and the Minor will like this.


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