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Waterloo Bridge (1940)

108 min - Drama, Romance - 17 May 1940
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On the eve of World War II, a British officer revisits Waterloo Bridge and recalls the young man he was at the beginning of World War I and the young ballerina he met just before he left for the front. Myra stayed with him past curfew and is thrown out of the corps de ballet. She survives on the streets of London, falling even lower after she hears her true love has been killed in action. But he wasn't killed. Those terrible years were nothing more than a bad dream is Myra's hope after Roy finds her and takes her to his family's country estate.

Director:  Mervyn LeRoy
Stars:  Vivien Leigh, Robert Taylor, Lucile Watson, Virginia Field, Maria Ouspenskaya, C. Aubrey Smith, Janet Shaw, Janet Waldo, Steffi Duna, Virginia Carroll, Leda Nicova, Florence Baker, Margery Manning, Frances MacInerney, Eleanor Stewart, Lowden Adams, Harry Allen, Jimmy Aubrey, Phyllis Barry, Colin Campbell, James Carlisle, Rita Carlyle, Leo G. Carroll, David Cavendish, David Clyde, Kathryn Collier, Tom Conway, Frank Dawson, Connie Emerald, Gilbert Emery, Herbert Evans, Maria Genardi, Dick Gordon, Douglas Gordon, Denis Greene, Ethel Griffies, Bobby Hale, Winifred Harris, Halliwell Hobbes, Harold Howard, Charles Irwin, Bill James, George Kirby, Walter Lawrence, Eric Lonsdale, Wilfred Lucas, Dan Maxwell, James May, Florine McKinney, Charles McNaughton, Frank Mitchell, Edmund Mortimer, Leonard Mudie, Judith Nelles, Gordon Orbell, Tempe Pigott, John Power, Elsie Prescott, Jean Prescott, Clara Reid, Fred Sassoni, Paul Scardon, John Graham Spacey, Wyndham Standing, Harry Stubbs, William Tetley, Cyril Thornton, David Thursby, Norma Varden, Pat Welsh, Martha Wentworth, Frank Whitbeck, Eric Wilton, Robert Winkler, Douglas Wood

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On the eve of World War II, a British officer revisits Waterloo Bridge and recalls the young man he was at the beginning of World War I and the young ballerina he met just before he left for the front. Myra stayed with him past curfew and is thrown out of the corps de ballet. She survives on the streets of London, falling even lower after she hears her true love has been killed in action. But he wasn't killed. Those terrible years were nothing more than a bad dream is Myra's hope after Roy finds her and takes her to his family's country estate.


Collections: 1940s, Mervyn LeRoy

Genres: Drama, Romance

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Language:  English
Release Date:  17 May 1940

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 48 min

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