Since You Went Away (1944)

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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.

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  • Jennifer Jones in Since You Went Away (1944)
  • Jennifer Jones in Since You Went Away (1944)
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Sixth-billed Lionel Barrymore as the Priest is on screen for less than 90 seconds.


Brig Hilton: You say it's animal?
Anne Hilton: That's right.
Jane Hilton: And its home is in the Middle West.
Anne Hilton: Umm-hmm.
Brig Hilton: And it makes a noise like a lion, but it puffs like a locomotive.
Anne Hilton: Umm-hmm. Better give up. You agreed if you hadn't guessed it by the time we got home.
Jane Hilton: Oh, I know. It's ...


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.

Crazy Credits

Closing credits epilogue: Be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the Lord.


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Drama | Romance | War

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