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Hold Back the Dawn

Hold Back the Dawn(1941)

Also Known As: Ensenada | Memo to a Movie Producer | The Golden Door |

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Brief Synopsis

A gigolo flees Nazi occupation and sets his sights on a shy schoolteacher who happens to be a US citizen.

Cast & Crew

Charles Boyer George Iscovescu
Paulette Goddard Anita Dixon
Victor Francen Van Den Luecken
Walter Abel Inspector Hammock
Curt Bois Bonbois
Rosemary DeCamp Berta Kurz
Eric Feldary Josef Kurz
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 11 Sep 1941
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  AFI
also on 9237*
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  114-116 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,269    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Azusa Calif. School teacher

    David Hooper 2018-04-29

    Excellent seen several times, Always Admire Olivia De Havilland, Especially playing the roll of a small town school teacher from Azusa, Calif in the 1940s... MORE>

  • Olivia de Havilland

    DON RILEY 2017-04-30

    Boyer And de Havilland are brilliant. Absolutely as great as any players in the Art of The Love Story. Olivia de Havilland because she almost never... MORE>

  • some meat on their bones

    don letta 2016-08-30

    One thing that caught my eye, watching Hold Back the Dawn, was how appealing the women were then. Sad that fashion has injected another... MORE>