RKO Radio Pictures | Release Date: April 7, 1939 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Universal acclaim based on 8 Critic Reviews
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With a head-shaking plot so foolproof it was remade twice, this romantic fantasy starring Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer was so beloved by Cary Grant he convinced director Leo McCarey to remake it with himself as the star (as An Affair to Remember). [03 Apr 2020, p.E1]
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Los Angeles TimesSusan King
Charles Boyer and Irene Dunne are perfectly cast in this four-hankie weepie. [03 Dec 1998, p.F48]
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The Seattle TimesStaff (Not Credited)
The first and best version of Leo McCarey's tale of a shipboard romance that turns serious. [20 Oct 1994, p.E3]