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It Had to Be You (1947)

A woman is noted for leaving her bridegrooms at the altar until a dashing fireman walks into her life.

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Norman Panama (screen play), Melvin Frank (screen play) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ginger Rogers ... Victoria Stafford
Cornel Wilde ... George McKesson / Johnny Blaine
Percy Waram ... Mr. Horace Stafford
Spring Byington ... Mrs. Martha Stafford
Ron Randell ... Oliver H.P. Harrington
Thurston Hall ... Mr. Ned Harrington
Charles Evans ... Dr. Parkinson
Billy Bevan ... Evans - the Butler (as William Bevan)
Frank Orth ... Train Conductor Brown
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Johnny Duncan ... John (scenes deleted)
Vera Lewis ... Mrs. Brown (scenes deleted)
Oscar O'Shea ... Irish Neighborhood Watchman (scenes deleted)
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Storyline

A woman is noted for leaving her bridegrooms at the altar until a dashing fireman walks into her life.

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Until he sent those little hot shivers shooting down to her toes... she thought it was a dream!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

December 1947 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

I Found a Dream See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

During the proceedings, Victoria is referred to as being born 26 years earlier; Ginger Rogers was actually 36 years old at the time. See more »

Goofs

The ticket for the baseball game, dated July 26, 1947, shows the Yankees opponent as Washington (Senators), when in reality they played the Chicago White Sox that day... and lost. See more »

Quotes

George McKesson: How!
[kisses Victoria]
Victoria Stafford: And how!
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Connections

Followed by It Had to Be You (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

It Had to Be You
Music by Isham Jones
Played often throughout the film
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Movie was great and I wish it was available on video!!!!
26 December 1999 | by v4aholmSee all my reviews

This was a great movie and was a lot of fun. Ginger Rogers was fantastic as usual and Cornel Wilde was a hunk!. I would like them to make this film available on video. I want to add it to my collection. If only the movie stations would play these classics more often!


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