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By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953)

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101 min | Comedy, Family, Musical

Marjorie Winfield's engagement to Bill Sherman, who has just arrived home from fighting in World War I, serves as the backdrop for the trials and tribulations of her family.
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Writers
Robert O'Brien | Irving Elinson | Booth Tarkington (suggested by: 'Penrod' stories)
Composer
Max Steiner (music adapted by)
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Updated Mar 26, 1953

Release date
Mar 26, 1953 (United States)

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34 cast members
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Doris Day
Marjorie Winfield Marjorie Winfield   See fewer
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Gordon MacRae
Bill Sherman Bill Sherman   See fewer
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Leon Ames
George Winfield George Winfield   See fewer
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Rosemary DeCamp
Alice Winfield Alice Winfield   See fewer
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Billy Gray
Wesley Winfield Wesley Winfield   See fewer
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Mary Wickes
Stella Stella   See fewer
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Russell Arms
Chester Finley Chester Finley   See fewer
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Maria Palmer
Renee LaRue Renee LaRue   See fewer
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Howard Wendell
John H. Harris John H. Harris   See fewer
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Walter 'PeeWee' Flannery
Ronald 'PeeWee' Harris (as Walter Flannery) Ronald 'PeeWee' Harris (as Walter Flannery)   See fewer
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Meredith MacRae
Little Girl (scenes deleted) Little Girl (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Clay Bennett
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Boyett
Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited) Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Coleman
Barber (uncredited) Barber (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Curtis
Lady (uncredited) Lady (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Davis
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carol Forman
Dangerous Dora (uncredited) Dangerous Dora (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Fortune
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Gonzalez
Ice Skater (uncredited) Ice Skater (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sol Gorss
Dangerous Dora's Henchman / Miss LaRue's Associate (uncredited) Dangerous Dora's Henchman / Miss LaRue's Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Merv Griffin
Announcer at Pond (uncredited) Announcer at Pond (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ed Hinton
Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited) Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gayle Kellogg
Doughboy (uncredited) Doughboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kelsey
Disapproving Man at Skating Pond (uncredited) Disapproving Man at Skating Pond (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Kenney
Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited) Miss La Rue's Associate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Kert
Ice Skater (uncredited) Ice Skater (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Maxwell
Ike Hickey (uncredited) Ike Hickey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philo McCullough
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Jack Mower
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Howard Price
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Ravenel
Gossip (uncredited) Gossip (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tyler
Homer Simmons (uncredited) Homer Simmons (uncredited)   See fewer
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Minerva Urecal
Toby Simmons (uncredited) Toby Simmons (uncredited)   See fewer
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Geraldine Wall
Mrs. Emily Harris (uncredited) Mrs. Emily Harris (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 1,682 votes