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Dear Ruth (1947)

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95 min | Comedy, Romance

A family is befuddled when a World War II serviceman shows up to meet and marry his pen pal sweetheart. Everyone's in the dark about the romance by mail. Then they discover Ruth's younger sister was the culprit.
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Updated Jun 10, 1947

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Jun 10, 1947 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Joan Caulfield
Ruth Wilkins Ruth Wilkins   See fewer
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William Holden
Lt. William Seacroft Lt. William Seacroft   See fewer
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Mona Freeman
Miriam Wilkins Miriam Wilkins   See fewer
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Edward Arnold
Judge Harry Wilkins Judge Harry Wilkins   See fewer
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Billy De Wolfe
Albert Kummer (as Billy DeWolfe) Albert Kummer (as Billy DeWolfe)   See fewer
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Mary Philips
Mrs. Edie Wilkins Mrs. Edie Wilkins   See fewer
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Virginia Welles
Martha Seacroft Martha Seacroft   See fewer
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Kevin O'Morrison
Sgt. Chuck Vincent (as Kenny O'Morrison) Sgt. Chuck Vincent (as Kenny O'Morrison)   See fewer
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Irving Bacon
Delivery Man Delivery Man   See fewer
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James Conaty
Bus Passenger (uncredited) Bus Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmie Dundee
Harold Klobbermeyer (uncredited) Harold Klobbermeyer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jay Gerard
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Martin
Nightclub Waiter (uncredited) Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isabel Randolph
Mrs. Teaker (uncredited) Mrs. Teaker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Tovey
Train Commuter (uncredited) Train Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ernö Verebes
Headwaiter (uncredited) Headwaiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 407 votes