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The Well-Groomed Bride (1946)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 17 May 1946 (USA)
A man and a woman fight over the last bottle of champagne left in San Francisco--she wants it for a wedding, and he wants to use it to christen a ship.

Director:

Sidney Lanfield

Writers:

Claude Binyon (screenplay), Robert Russell (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Olivia de Havilland ... Margie Dawson
Ray Milland ... Lt. Dudley Briggs
Sonny Tufts ... Lt. Torchy McNeil
James Gleason ... Capt. Hornby
Constance Dowling ... Rita Sloane
Percy Kilbride ... Mr. Dawson
Jean Heather ... Wickley
Jay Norris Jay Norris ... Mitch
John R. Reilly John R. Reilly ... Buck (as Jack Reilly)
George Turner ... Goose
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A man and a woman fight over the last bottle of champagne left in San Francisco--she wants it for a wedding, and he wants to use it to christen a ship.

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Taglines:

THE BRIDE SAW RED...WHITE...and BLEW! (original print media ad - almost all caps)

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Champagne pour deux See more »

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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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This was Olivia de Havilland's first film after a two-year legal battle she waged against Warner Bros. regarding her rights under her contract (she won). She replaced Paulette Goddard, who dropped out shortly before filming was to begin. See more »

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Where is this film?
25 July 2001 | by bogatorSee all my reviews

As a long-time deHavilland fan, I've been looking for this film for years. It's never been on VHS or AMC/TCM. Anyone know why it's MIA? Surely it's not her best or among the greatest by far, but it seems strange it's never turned up somewhere!


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