I Was a Male War Bride

I Was a Male War Bride (1949) is ranked number 15 on Golddberby’s list of Howard Hawks’ 20 Greatest Films.

I think this placement is a little too high.  I would rank it closer to number 20.

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I Was a Male War Bride

the complete I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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the trailer for I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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Howard Hawks and Cary Grant on location in Germany filming I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

I Was a Male War Bride

foreign poster for I Was a Male War Bride (1949), Howard Hawks’ fourth of five films with Cary Grant.

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Cary Grant in a scene from I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

I Was a Male War Bride

Cary Grant and Ann Sheridan in a screencap from I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

I Was a Male War Bride

I Was a Male War Bride (1949) was Howard Hawks’ most successful comedy in its day, much more successful than Bringing Up Baby.

I Was a Male War Bride

Cary Grant and Ann Sheridan in a screencap from I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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Cary Grant doesn’t alter his British accent to play a Frenchman in I Was a Male War Bride (1949) and it doesn’t matter.

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Cary Grant and Ann Sheridan pose for a publicity still for I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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original poster (1949)

I Was a Male War Bride

Kenneth Tobey, Cary Grant and Ann Sheridan in I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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Ann Sheridan is annoyed with Cary Grant enough to stand up in a little row boat headed for disaster in I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

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original publicity still for I Was a Male War Bride (1949)