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Goodbye, My Fancy (1951)

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Congresswoman Agatha Reed returns to her alma mater for homecoming, although she's more interested in renewing her romance with an old flame who's now the college president. Their attempts ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Agatha Reed
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Doctor James Merrill
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Matt Cole
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Miss 'Woody' Woods
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Virginia Merrill
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Ellen Griswold
Howard St. John ...
Claude Griswold
Viola Roache ...
Miss Shackelford
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Miss Birdshaw
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Doctor Pitt
Virginia Gibson ...
Mary Nell Dodge
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Professor Dingley
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Jack White (scenes deleted)
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Janitor (scenes deleted)
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Somers (scenes deleted)
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Storyline

Congresswoman Agatha Reed returns to her alma mater for homecoming, although she's more interested in renewing her romance with an old flame who's now the college president. Their attempts at rekindling any sparks are thwarted by the arrival of another rival for her affections and the showing of her controversial film which could put her former beau's job in jeopardy. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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No one holds a candle to Joan -- when Joan is carrying the torch!

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Comedy | Romance

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19 May 1951 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Adeus, Meu Amor  »

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$1,312,000 (estimated)
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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The original play starred Madeleine Caroll. See more »

Goofs

Agatha picks up a cigarette and table lighter just before Dr. Pitt comes into her room. She stands and holds them both, the cigarette unlit for the remainder of the scene. See more »

Quotes

Claude Griswold: I should have known from her voting record in Congress, there was something in her past.
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Connections

Featured in Imaginary Crimes (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Alma Mater
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Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by Jack Scholl
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The magnificent Eve Arden
6 September 2001 | by (Valencia, Spain) – See all my reviews

I like this movie. A romantic film, but with a clear message against McCarthy era. Eve Arden gave a splendid performance, like she use. Is one of my favourite actresses. She play ,often, independent and resolute women, with a suitable reply at the right moment. I recommend to see another Eve Arden's films like "Stage door", "Mildred Pierce" or "Grease".


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