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Once More, My Darling (1949)

 -  Comedy  -  24 June 1950 (Finland)
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Movie star Collier Laing is recalled to active duty with the Army Criminal Investigation Division. His mission: to sweep debutante Marita Connell off her feet and flush out her former ... See full summary »

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Jane Cowl ...
Mrs. Laing
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Herman Schmelz, Chauffeur
Taylor Holmes ...
Jed Connell
Roland Winters ...
Colonel Head
Steven Geray ...
Kalzac
John Ridgely ...
Burke
Lillian Randolph ...
Mamie
Maurice Cass ...
Dr. Grasser
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Judge Fraser
Louise Lorimer ...
Mrs. Fraser
Wilton Graff ...
Mr. Frobisher
Sally Corner ...
Mrs. Frobisher
Dee J. Thompson ...
Mary Jane Frobisher (as D.J. Thompson)
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Movie star Collier Laing is recalled to active duty with the Army Criminal Investigation Division. His mission: to sweep debutante Marita Connell off her feet and flush out her former boyfriend, who's sent her jewels stolen in occupied Germany. Soon it's a question of who's sweeping whom; Miss Connell's nickname is "Killer." But when she wants to elope, Laing begins to have qualms. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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24 June 1950 (Finland)  »

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Come by My Love  »

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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on January 8, 1951 with Ann Blyth reprising her film role. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Grant: I saw you the other day in a...a motion picture.
Collier Laing: Did you, sir? How was I?
Mr. Grant: Tall. Very tall.
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Another dud from Robert Montgomery...
30 July 2006 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Poor second-string feature from Universal Pictures about a mama's boy movie actor doing criminal investigation work for the military, fending off the advances of the brash young woman he's been assigned to romance. Robert Montgomery directed and stars in this adaptation of the short story "Come Be My Love", and his acting performances of this era are unrelievedly lazy. The plot is sappy, predictable stuff, and writer Robert Carson has given all the really funny lines (as usual for films of this period) to the feisty black maid. It's always nice to see Ann Blyth and Jane Cowl in support, but they can't do much with this hokey material. * from ****


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