MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 37,613 this week

Song of Surrender (1949)

7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 26 users  
Reviews: write review

In 1906 in Connecticut, Elisha Hunt, the 55-year-old curator of a small government museum, marries Abigail, the 19-year-old daughter of a local farmer. In addition to the differences in ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 132 titles
created 13 Feb 2011
 
Pg
a list of 741 titles
created 14 Oct 2013
 
a list of 6727 titles
created 03 Dec 2013
 
a list of 53 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Song of Surrender (1949)

Song of Surrender (1949) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Song of Surrender.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Fair Warning (1937)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In California's Death Valley a chemistry whiz-kid helps a sheriff track the man who murdered a wealthy mine owner who had been staying at a fancy winter resort.

Director: Norman Foster
Stars: J. Edward Bromberg, Betty Furness, John Payne
Ravagers (1979)
Sci-Fi | Fantasy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his "pleasure girl" try to find their way to a rumored safe haven called the Land of Genesis.

Director: Richard Compton
Stars: Richard Harris, Ernest Borgnine, Ann Turkel
Crime | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

An insurance investigator finds there's more to electronic dream therapy than meets the eye.

Directors: Montgomery Tully, David Paltenghi
Stars: Rod Cameron, Mary Murphy, Meredith Edwards
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

In British India a local rajah, a British ally, is dying and his subordinates plan to drive out the British once he's gone. A newly married British officer is dispatched to ensure that doesn't happen.

Director: Sidney Salkow
Stars: Patric Knowles, Richard Cromwell, Rochelle Hudson
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The Ritz Brothers go to the race track. They raise training end entrance money in a wrestling match and help a young man train the horse of his fiancée.

Director: David Butler
Stars: The Ritz Brothers, Richard Arlen, Ethel Merman
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Olivia Harwood, missionary's widow, meets charming Mark Bellis, artist and rogue, on the ship taking them both back to 1890s London. When Olivia opens a lodging house Mark becomes her ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Allen
Stars: Ray Milland, Ann Todd, Geraldine Fitzgerald
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Alvin Ganzer
Stars: David McCallum, Sylva Koscina, Tammy Grimes
Shoot First (1953)
Adventure | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

U.S. Army Lt. Colonel Robert Taine and his wife Cecily live in a village in England. While hunting on some land he has recently purchased, he shoots a load of buckshot at a man he thinks is... See full summary »

Director: Robert Parrish
Stars: Joel McCrea, Laurence Naismith, Evelyn Keyes
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A hippie girl wandering on a California beach is taken in by a Korean War veteran who lives in a nearby mansion with his sister. The girl soon begins to suspect that the mansion is home to ... See full summary »

Director: Laurence Harvey
Stars: Laurence Harvey, Joanna Pettet, Stuart Whitman
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Fred wants to start a new life with a new wife, but it isn't easy to give Paulette the gate for another mate.

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Paulette Goddard, Fred MacMurray, Macdonald Carey
Dream Girl (1948)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Betty Hutton, Macdonald Carey, Patric Knowles
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A man returns from a trip to find fascists have taken over the U.S. government.

Director: Arch Oboler
Stars: Claude Rains, Bob Stebbins, Barbara Bate
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wanda Hendrix ...
...
Macdonald Carey ...
Bruce Eldridge
...
Phyllis Cantwell
...
Deacon Parry
Elizabeth Patterson ...
Mrs. Beecham
Art Smith ...
Mr. Willis
John Beal ...
Dubois
...
Countess Marina
Dan Tobin ...
Clyde Atherton
Nicholas Joy ...
General Seckle
Peter Miles ...
Simon Beecham
Ray Walker ...
Auctioneer
...
Faith Beecham
Ray Bennett ...
Mr. Beecham
Edit

Storyline

In 1906 in Connecticut, Elisha Hunt, the 55-year-old curator of a small government museum, marries Abigail, the 19-year-old daughter of a local farmer. In addition to the differences in their ages in this May-to-December union, Elizha is a man of culture while Abigail is uneducated. Bruce Edridge, young, handsome and wealthy, comes into her life, and they fall in love. Abigail is now faced with two choices; the chance of wealth versus her present mediocre circumstances, or her love for Bruce versus her loyalty to Elisha. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Musical | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 October 1949 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Abigail, Dear Heart  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by MCA ever since. See more »

Soundtracks

O Paradiso
(uncredited)
from the opera "L' Africaine"
Music by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Libretto by Eugène Scribe
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Song of Surrender (1949) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?