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    Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) Where The Tall Corn Grows

    Well-lit in a Berlin bar, Iowa congresswoman Frost (Jean Arthur) is persuaded by chanteuse Erika (Marlene Dietrich) that the state song would be just the thing, in Billy Wilder's A Foreign Affair, 1948.

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Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) Where The...
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Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) Where The Tall Corn Grows
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Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) One Thing At A Time
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Foreign Affair, A (1948) -- (Movie Clip) For 15 Years We Haven't Slept
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Foreign Affair, A - (Original Trailer)

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Foreign Affair, A - (Original Trailer)
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