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You Were Meant for Me (1948)

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92 min | Drama, Musical

1920's bandleader Chuck Arnold meets hometown girl Peggy at one of the band's dances and next day weds her. Though she loves him, life on the road becomes increasingly difficult for her, but it is the 1929 Crash that makes things really ...See more1920's bandleader Chuck Arnold meets hometown girl Peggy at one of the band's dances and next day weds her. Though she loves him, life on the road becomes increasingly difficult for her, but it is the 1929 Crash that makes things really tough for the both of them. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26} See less
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Director
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Elick Moll (original screenplay) | Valentine Davies (original screenplay)
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Updated Jan 28, 1948

Release date
Feb 1, 1948 (United States)

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43 cast members
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Jeanne Crain
Peggy Mayhew Peggy Mayhew   See fewer
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Dan Dailey
Chuck Arnold Chuck Arnold   See fewer
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Oscar Levant
Oscar Hoffman Oscar Hoffman   See fewer
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Barbara Lawrence
Louise Crane Louise Crane   See fewer
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Selena Royle
Mrs. Cora Mayhew Mrs. Cora Mayhew   See fewer
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Percy Kilbride
Mr. Andrew Mayhew Mr. Andrew Mayhew   See fewer
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Harry Barris
Pianist - Member of the Band (uncredited) Pianist - Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Les Clark
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barney Elmore
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Morgan Farley
Ticket Taker (uncredited) Ticket Taker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Flickinger
Western Union Boy (uncredited) Western Union Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Woman on Dance Floor (uncredited) Woman on Dance Floor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otto Forrest
Mr. Brock - Druggist (uncredited) Mr. Brock - Druggist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ann Fredrick
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gargan
Ticket Taker (uncredited) Ticket Taker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milton Gowman
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold 'Red' Grange
Self - Football Player (archive footage) (uncredited) Self - Football Player (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Hoover
Self - President of the U.S.A. (archive footage) (uncredited) Self - President of the U.S.A. (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Jones
Self - Champion Golfer (archive footage) (uncredited) Self - Champion Golfer (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maurice Kelly
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Janet King
Flapper (uncredited) Flapper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Perc Launders
Saxophonist - Member of the Band (uncredited) Saxophonist - Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee MacGregor
Roy (uncredited) Roy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marion Marshall
Girl in Soda Shop (uncredited) Girl in Soda Shop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert McCord
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
Man on Dance Floor (uncredited) Man on Dance Floor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marilyn Monroe
Undetermined Minor Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Undetermined Minor Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ken Niles
Narrator (voice) (uncredited) Narrator (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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William J. O'Brien
Nightclub Waiter (uncredited) Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Owens
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Pollock
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Ryan
Ticket Seller (uncredited) Ticket Seller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Erskine Sanford
Dr. Frank R. Smith (uncredited) Dr. Frank R. Smith (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Sheehan
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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William E. Snyder
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey Stone
Boy in Drugstore (uncredited) Boy in Drugstore (uncredited)   See fewer
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Amzie Strickland
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Tannen
Harry Jarvis (uncredited) Harry Jarvis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tiny Timbrell
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Towne
Member of the Band (uncredited) Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gene Tunney
Self - Champion Boxer (archive footage) (uncredited) Self - Champion Boxer (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Winslow
Drummer - Member of the Band (uncredited) Drummer - Member of the Band (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 212 votes