The War Against Mrs. Hadley

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The War Against Mrs. Hadley
Jean Rogers in The War Against Mrs. Hadley trailer.jpg
Jean Rogers in film
Directed byHarold S. Bucquet
Produced byIrving Asher
Written byGeorge Oppenheimer
StarringEdward Arnold
Fay Bainter
Music byDavid Snell
CinematographyKarl Freund
Edited byElmo Veron
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date(s)September 13, 1943 (1943-09-13)
Running time86 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$307,000[1]
Box office$1,357,000[1]
 
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The War Against Mrs. Hadley
Jean Rogers in The War Against Mrs. Hadley trailer.jpg
Jean Rogers in film
Directed byHarold S. Bucquet
Produced byIrving Asher
Written byGeorge Oppenheimer
StarringEdward Arnold
Fay Bainter
Music byDavid Snell
CinematographyKarl Freund
Edited byElmo Veron
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date(s)September 13, 1943 (1943-09-13)
Running time86 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$307,000[1]
Box office$1,357,000[1]

The War Against Mrs. Hadley is a 1942 American drama film directed by Harold S. Bucquet, starring Edward Arnold and Fay Bainter. Wealthy American society matron, Stella Hadley (Fay Bainter) refuses to sacrifice her material comforts to aid the war effort until she realizes that her selfishness is cheating the boys overseas who are fighting for her freedom.[2]

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Reception[edit]

According to MGM records the film made $695,000 in the US and Canada and $662,000 elsewhere, earning the studio a profit of $603,000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ http://www.allmovie.com/work/the-war-against-mrs-hadley-115944

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