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Daisy Kenyon (1947)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 25 December 1947 (USA)
Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent ... See full summary »

Director:

Otto Preminger

Writers:

David Hertz (screenplay), Elizabeth Janeway (novel)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Joan Crawford ... Daisy Kenyon
Dana Andrews ... Dan O'Mara
Henry Fonda ... Peter Lapham
Ruth Warrick ... Lucille O'Mara
Martha Stewart ... Mary Angelus
Peggy Ann Garner ... Rosamund O'Mara
Connie Marshall ... Marie O'Mara
Nicholas Joy ... Coverly
Art Baker ... Lucille's Attorney
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Storyline

Commercial artist Daisy Kenyon is involved with married lawyer Dan O'Mara, and hopes someday to marry him, if he ever divorces his wife Lucille. She meets returning veteran Peter, a decent and caring man, whom she does not love, but who offers her love and a more hopeful relationship. She marries him... just as Dan gets a divorce. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Drama | Romance

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 December 1947 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Entre el amor y el pecado See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Joan Crawford also narrates the theatrical trailer. See more »

Goofs

When Daisy backs out of the garage, the passenger window is down. A few minutes later, she wrecks the car and the window is up (and cracked). See more »

Quotes

Peter Lapham: The world's dead, and everybody in it's dead but you.
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Connections

Referenced in Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker (1991) See more »

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Too bad they don't make them like this one anymore...
19 September 2001 | by doghouse-8See all my reviews

This movie was surprisingly good.....I watched simply because I usually like Joan Crawford movies, but once this film began I was completely hooked. The performances were all first rate, and the script was excellent. Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews and Henry Fonda were equally great in their respective parts, in fact, I thought it was one of Henry Fonda's better early roles.


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