Approved | | Drama, Romance, War
With her husband away to fight in World War II, a housewife struggles to care for their two daughters - and a pair of lodgers who have moved in - alone.
The only Best Picture Oscar nominated film starring Shirley Temple.
Second Train Conductor:
Brig Hilton: Conductor, can't we do anything to get this train going?
Second Train Conductor: I wish we could, but those supply trains have the right-of-way.
Brig Hilton: But we're going to meet my Pop! He's in the Army, and if this train is late, we may not see him before he ...
Second Train Conductor: ...
Colonel Smollett (Monty Woolley) struggled to place a garden glove on his right hand. Later, during the same scene in the victory garden, he wears a glove only on his left hand. At the start of the scene he was wearing two gloves. He took them both off, and then put on the right glove upside down before putting on the left glove. Next, when his hands (and soon all of him), were entirely off camera, he had enough time to remove the right glove, which he then carried in his gloved left hand.
The on-screen screenplay credit reads "Screen Play by the Producer."
Cut to 130 minutes for a 1949 reissue.