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In the Meantime, Darling (1944)

A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives ... See full summary »

Director:

Otto Preminger
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeanne Crain ... Margaret 'Maggie' Preston
Frank Latimore ... Lt. Daniel Ferguson
Eugene Pallette ... Henry B. Preston
Mary Nash ... Mrs. Vera Preston
Stanley Prager ... Lt. Philip 'Red' Pianatowski
Gale Robbins ... Shirley Pianatowski
Jane Randolph ... Mrs. Jerry Armstrong
Doris Merrick ... Mrs. MacAndrews
Cara Williams ... Ruby Mae Sayre
Ann Corcoran ... Mrs. Bennett
Reed Hadley ... Maj. Phillips
Heather Angel ... Mrs. Nelson
Bonnie Bannon ... Mrs. Farnum
William Colby William Colby ... Lt. Farnum
Cliff Clark Cliff Clark ... Col. Corkery
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A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives and problems with her husband. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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A gay and tender story of G.I. love!

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Comedy | War

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Trivia

In interviews Jeanne Crain alleged that Eugene Pallette was not only a bigot who refused to share a table with black cast member Clarence Muse, but an admirer of Adolf Hitler as well. Due to the controversy Pallette was fired from the production, with his character downsized to accommodate scenes already completed. See more »

Soundtracks

Rock-a-Bye Baby
(uncredited)
Music by Effie I. Canning
Played when Maggie is preparing the bottles
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My father was an Extra in this movie!
16 January 2009 | by mr-mojo1957See all my reviews

During world war II my father was a buck private in the army,while stationed in California a casting agent asked my father and a few of his army buddies if they would like to be in a movie,of course they said yes! When ever he talked about the experience,he always remembered how much Mr.Preminger screamed at everyone! While he was working as an extra he went to the Hollywood Canteen and danced with Judy Garland. So I can always say my dad was in an Otto Preminger movie and he danced with Judy! When I was a young boy I took the snapshots he took on the set to school for show and tell! All the kids were amazed at the way the buildings looked because they were only movie set props and were totally fake, because he took the pictures from the side! My father was only in the movie for about 8 seconds and I never even saw the movie until years after his death when it appeared on AMC one night...thank god for video tape now I have a copy of the movie forever!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 September 1944 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Army Wives See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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