Because of Him (1946)

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In this film, aspiring actress Kim Walker is determined to become the protegee of famed Broadway actor/producer Sheridan. The only person not charmed by Kim's herculean efforts to achieve stardom is playwright Paul Taylor, who balks when ordered to write a play for her.
Rating:
NR
Genre:
Comedy , Drama , Musical & Performing Arts , Romance
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In Theaters:
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Studio:
Universal Pictures

Cast

Deanna Durbin
as Kim Walker
Charles Laughton
as John Sheridan
Franchot Tone
as Paul Taylor
Stanley Ridges
as Charlie Gilbert
Donald Meek
as Martin
Charles Halton
as Mr. Dunlap
Regina Wallace
as Head Nurse
Douglas Wood
as Samuel Hargood
Lynn Whitney
as Martha Manners
Helen Bennett
as Reporter (uncredited)
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Critic Reviews for Because of Him

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Full Review… | March 25, 2009
Variety
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Full Review… | March 24, 2006
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for Because of Him

½

Daffy comedy is helped immeasurably by the chemistry between Deanna Durbin and Charles Laughton. Not as good as their first teaming "It Started with Eve" but they make this far better than it should be.

jay nixon
jay nixon

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