Tag Archives: Fay Bainter

Close to My Heart (1951) William Keighley, Ray Milland, Gene Tierney, Fay Bainter, Drama

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Gene Tierney and Ray Milland play the Sheridans, a married couple unable to have a biological child. They visit an adoption agency to make inquiries and start the ball rolling. Then, they learn of a child abandoned at a local police station. The loving and very lovely Midge (Tierney) is determined to adopt the young boy, no questions asked; Brad (Milland) insists on learning about the boy’s heredity and his parentage. The Sheridans learn the boy’s father may be a murderer. Will there be a baby for Midge?
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June Bride (1948) Bretaigne Windust, Bette Davis, Robert Montgomery, Fay Bainter, Comedy

June Bride (1948)
Foreign correspondent Carey Jackson is offered a job on Home Life, a “women’s” magazine; he accepts when he finds the editor is his old flame Linda Gilman. Verbal pyrotechnics fly between Carey and Linda as they go to Indiana to cover the Brinker family’s “typical American wedding.” But triangles lurk beneath the surface of the impending nuptials. Can Carey rescue a story (and his job) out of the wreckage? Can all the sundered hearts be re-united?
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Woman of the Year (1942) George Stevens, Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter, Comedy, Drama, Romance

Woman of the Year (1942)
Tess and Sam work on the same newspaper and don’t like each other very much. At least the first time, because they eventually fall in love and get married. But Tess is a very active woman and one of the most famous feminists in the country; she is even elected as “the woman of the year.” Being busy all the time, she forgets how to really be a woman and Sam begins to feel neglected.
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