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Remember the Night (1940)

94 min - Comedy, Romance - 19 January 1940
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Moved to pity by the Christmas season, New York District Attorney John Sargent (Fred MacMurray) lets pretty shoplifter Lee Leander (Barbara Stanwyck) out on bail and offers her a ride home to Indiana. Along the way they have a run-in with a Pennsylvania sheriff, meet each others' parents, and eventually fall in love. John's mother, however, disapproves, and warns Lee to stay away, lest she damage John's career. Not wanting to cause trouble, Lee resolves to leave the man she loves.

Director:  Mitchell Leisen
Stars:  Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Beulah Bondi, Elizabeth Patterson, Willard Robertson, Sterling Holloway, Charles Waldron, Paul Guilfoyle, Charles Arnt, John Wray, Thomas W. Ross, Fred 'Snowflake' Toones, Tom Kennedy, Virginia Brissac, Spencer Charters, Julia Faye, Georgia Caine, Jean Acker, Ambrose Barker, John Beck, Brooks Benedict, Avril Cameron, Chester Clute, Frank Conklin, Roy Crane, Harry Depp, Edmund Elton, James Flavin, Galan Galt, George Guhl, Beth Hartman, Milton Kibbee, Fuzzy Knight, Lillian Lawrence, Kate Drain Lawson, Martha Mears, George Melford, Pat O'Malley, Walter Soderling, Bernard Suss, Julius Tannen, Ruth Warren, Florence Wix

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Storyline

Moved to pity by the Christmas season, New York District Attorney John Sargent (Fred MacMurray) lets pretty shoplifter Lee Leander (Barbara Stanwyck) out on bail and offers her a ride home to Indiana. Along the way they have a run-in with a Pennsylvania sheriff, meet each others' parents, and eventually fall in love. John's mother, however, disapproves, and warns Lee to stay away, lest she damage John's career. Not wanting to cause trouble, Lee resolves to leave the man she loves.



Tagline: BARBARA and FRED in 1940's first great love affair ...!

Genres: Comedy, Romance

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Language:  English
Release Date:  19 January 1940

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 34 min

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