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Letter of Introduction (1938)

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104 min | Comedy, Drama

An aging actor, about to marry for the fourth time, is surprised when a young woman, who is the daughter he never knew he had, appears with a "letter of introduction". It seems that she is an actress and is trying to make it on Broadway. ...See moreAn aging actor, about to marry for the fourth time, is surprised when a young woman, who is the daughter he never knew he had, appears with a "letter of introduction". It seems that she is an actress and is trying to make it on Broadway. He tries to establish a relationship with her but finds it difficult to tell the world of their true relationship. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com, A.Nonymous See less
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Aug 5, 1938 (United States)

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Adolphe Menjou
John Mannering John Mannering   See fewer
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Andrea Leeds
Katherine 'Kay' Martin Katherine 'Kay' Martin   See fewer
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George Murphy
Barry Paige Barry Paige   See fewer
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Edgar Bergen
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Charlie McCarthy
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Ann Sheridan
Lydia Hoyt Lydia Hoyt   See fewer
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Ernest Cossart
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Frank Jenks
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Eve Arden
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Jonathan Hale
Lou Woodstock Lou Woodstock   See fewer
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Constance Moore
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Frances Robinson
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Raymond Parker
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Mark Daniels
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Walter Perry
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George Davis
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May Boley
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6.3 / 10 | 261 votes