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

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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
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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)  »

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I Found a Dream  »

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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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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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"okay" Ginger Rogers comedy
9 December 2008 | by (southwest US) – See all my reviews

Starring Ginger Rogers. - "It Had to be You" opens with Victoria Stafford (Rogers) ditching numerous grooms at the altar. (and don't you just LOVE that veil and halo getup when she ALMOST marries Atherton Huntley??) Mom is played by silly but knowledgeable Spring Buyington. (It HAD to be either her or Billie Burke.) The groom's dad suggests that Victoria go off and decide whether she is really ready to be married to his son. Of course, there is a dream sequence which starts to get downright silly, and that takes the film in a weird direction, involving psychological issues. Then more dreams, involving long hallways, a Native American, (the dashing Cornel Wilde) swimming. Misunderstandings. Got a little weird for me, but I guess if you don't look too closely, you can just go along for the ride. This was one of Ginger's comedies, like Stage Door, Monkey Business. The 2000 film version seems to be kind of a remake of this film, but has a different plot direction.


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