A fanciful, O. Henryesque tale set in New York City during World War II. A shy, lonely woman and a dashing soldier from Tennessee meet in the rain late one afternoon, and end up falling in love. But Fate threatens to come between them. Written by
Eugene Kim <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
One of many of Van Johnson's movies where he is in the military. Some have branded him a draft dodger for WWII but after a car crash in 1943 where he sustained such a serious head injury that he had a plate put in his skull he was made 4F. He had scars that were covered for movies by heavy makeup but he didn't for "The Cain Mutiny". Van Johnson felt that showing scars gave more credence to his Naval character. See more
The letter from the chaplain to Ruth lists Art's division as "The 153rd Division". The US Army did not have a 153rd Division in World War II. See more
How can there be a God when things like this happen, people getting killed?
Referenced in Far from Heaven
With Plenty of Money and You
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Sung by Barbara Nichols See more