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Reunion at Fairborough (1985)

World War II vets travel to England for a reunion at their old base. Once there, one (Robert Mitchum) rekindles an old romance with an old flame (Deborah Kerr).

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Carl Hostrup
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Sally Wells Grant
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Jiggs Quealy
Judi Trott ...
Sheila
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Nathan Barsky
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Joe Szyluk
Don Fellows ...
Duffy
Manning Redwood ...
Col. Bigard
Ed Devereaux ...
George Kloss
Helen Horton ...
Mrs. Bigard
Thomasine Heiner
Bill Hutchinson ...
Retired Airman
John Alderson
Peter Carlisle
Leo Kharibian
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A despondent, lonely, and near-suicidal Chicago businessman and veteran WWII pilot is enticed to attend the 40th reunion of his old bombardment group in England. His recent professional and personal failures are briefly set aside as he and an unlikely companion travel to Fairborough and renew old memories. The romantic promise of rediscovered love is intruded upon by modern realities as the drama unfolds. Written by Mark Rice

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12 May 1985 (USA)  »

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Kohtauspaikka Fairborough  »

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Robert Mitchum's fourth and final co-starring role with Deborah Kerr. See more »

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The Stars and Stripes Forever
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Music by John Philip Sousa
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A Wonderful Nostalgic Romantic Movie
22 January 2002 | by (Reno, Nevada) – See all my reviews

So many movies I have watched with Robert Mitchum and Deborah Kerr. They are wonderful together. So believeable. I have watched this movie twice this year. I am sorry I didn't know about it in 1985. The nicest romance that anyone can see. Thank you. Florence Forrester-Stockton, Reno, Nevada


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