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John Loves Mary
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1hr 36min
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1949
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Synopsis: John Lawrence (Ronald Reagan) is a returning GI. Mary McKinley (Patricia Neal in her film debut) is the girl he left behind. But their reunion will have to wait: John has returned with cockney war bride Lilly Herbish (Virginia Field) in tow. It seems that John married Lilly as a favor to get her into the U.S., intending to divorce her so that she can wed her true love, John's old pal Fred Taylor (Jack Carson). Alas, Taylor has gotten married himself in the interim--and now John is stuck with Lillie. ... Full Synopsis
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John Loves Mary is a moderately amusing, though now very dated, adaptation of the hit Broadway play of the 1940s. Realists beware: it's one of those comedies that (a) depends upon a premise that is a bit of a stretch in terms of credibility, and (b) depends upon people not speaking up when they really would or behaving in other ways that are not really rational, simply to keep the plot complications ... Read Review
Featured Cast
John Lawrence
Fred Taylor
Mary McKinley
Lt. O'Leary
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