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Perfect Strangers (1950)

Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 17 August 1951 (Finland)
Ginger Rogers and Dennis Morgan, serving on a sequestered jury during a murder trial, fall in love. She is divorced, he is married.

Director:

Bretaigne Windust

Writers:

Edith Sommer (screenplay), George Oppenheimer (adaptation) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ginger Rogers ... Theresa (Terry) Scott
Dennis Morgan ... David Campbell
Thelma Ritter ... Lena Fassler
Margalo Gillmore ... Isobel Bradford
Anthony Ross ... Robert (Bob) Fisher
Howard Freeman ... Arthur Timkin
Alan Reed ... Harry Patullo
Paul Ford ... Judge James Byron
Harry Bellaver ... Gabor Simkiewicz, Bailiff
George Chandler ... Lester Hubley
Frank Conlan Frank Conlan ... John Brokaw (as Frank Conlin)
Charles Meredith ... Lyle Pettijohn
Marjorie Bennett ... Mrs. Moore
Edith Evanson ... Mary Travers
Sumner Getchell ... John Simon
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Ginger Rogers and Dennis Morgan, serving on a sequestered jury during a murder trial, fall in love. She is divorced, he is married.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 August 1951 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Intermezzo matrimoniale See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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During the reenactment of the crime, the female officer is standing by the edge of the cliff. The prosecutor then steps to her side. In the next shot, the officer is standing alone again. See more »

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As Dry As A Depositiion
26 September 2013 | by LeonLouisRicciSee all my reviews

A not very interesting Movie that attempts to give some clue as to the behind the scenes interactions among a Sequestered Jury. Like a Civics Lesson this is as dry as a Depositiion and only of interest to Ginger Roger's completest.

The Murder Trial is hardly on Screen limiting the depth needed to give some urgency to the Jurors Private Arguments as they contemplate a Verdict. The typical Romance that blossoms and the Pitter-Patter and Petty Conflicts among The Twelve have about as much appeal as a Boxed Lunch.

This could not be called Awful because it isn't, but it barely maintains interest and is a rather Lame Movie that is an Unremarkable Misfire that never comes to Life and remains in a Coma for most of the Running Time, its Duty unfulfilled.


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