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June Bride (1948)

Approved | | Comedy | 29 October 1948 (USA)
A magazine's staff, including bickering ex-lovers Linda and Carey, cover an Indiana wedding, which goes slightly wrong...

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Fay Bainter ...
Paula Winthrop
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Barbara 'Boo' Brinker
Tom Tully ...
Mr. Whitman Brinker
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Jeanne Brinker
Jerome Cowan ...
Carleton Towne
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Rosemary McNally
James Burke ...
Luke Potter
Raymond Roe ...
Bud Mitchell
Marjorie Bennett ...
Mrs. Nellie Brinker
Ray Montgomery ...
Jim Mitchell
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Scott Davis
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Foreign correspondent Carey Jackson is offered a job on Home Life, a "women's" magazine; he accepts when he finds the editor is his old flame Linda Gilman. Verbal pyrotechnics fly between Carey and Linda as they go to Indiana to cover the Brinker family's "typical American wedding." But triangles lurk beneath the surface of the impending nuptials. Can Carey rescue a story (and his job) out of the wreckage? Can all the sundered hearts be re-united? Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Feature for June  »

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Movie debut of Debbie Reynolds. See more »

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When Robert Montgomery's drunken character goes from the kitchen to the front room, his sport coat goes from unbuttoned to buttoned. See more »

Quotes

Linda Gilman: Corey, this will be a nineteen page feature about five thousand words. Here are my background notes. We'll call it "June Bride".
Carleton Towne: Isn't that a little daring?
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Sobre las olas (Over the Waves)
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Music by Juventino Rosas
Whistled by the man painting the wall
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Bitchy Sarcasm Between Sophisticates Works for Me!
13 June 2002 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

A rare Betty Davis film that's funny. She works well playing off of Robert Montgomery. Biting, witty, satirical dialogue is very funny between the two. I would never imagine these two actors together, but in this film, it works! Could have been a cloying, icky sweet film but isn't. Wonderful supporting players (Mary Wickes, Sandra Gould, Jerome Cowan, Fay Bainter). Wish someone would write films like this again, films for smart people. Alas, we are left with monosyllabic grunts most of the time. For a break, rent this film!


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