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Hold Back the Dawn

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Romance
Director: Mitchell Leisen

Impressionable teacher Emmy is swept off her feet when she meets Georges in a Mexican border town. Unaware that Georges is a gigolo looking for a woman who will unwittingly help him get a green card, Emmy marries him after only a few days. While carrying out the charade, Georges begins to fall for Emmy, angering his girlfriend, Anita . As his scheme is jeopardized, Georges learns keeping Emmy may be more important than his green card.

Cast :

  • Charles Boyer
  • Georges Iscovescu
  • Olivia de Havilland
  • Emmy Brown
  • Paulette Goddard
  • Anita Dixon
  • Victor Francen
  • Van Den Luecken
  • Walter Abel
  • Inspector Hammock
  • Curt Bois
  • Bonbois
  • Rosemary DeCamp
  • Berta Kurz
  • Eric Feldary
  • Josef Kurz
  • Nestor Paiva
  • Fred Flores
  • Eva Puig
  • Lupita
  • Micheline Cheirel
  • Christine
  • Madeleine Lebeau
  • Anni
  • Billy Lee
  • Tony
  • Mitchell Leisen
  • Mr. Dwight Saxon
  • Donald Douglas
  • Joe
  • Gertrude Astor
  • Young Woman in Bar (uncredited)
  • Mala
  • Young Mexican Bridegroom (uncredited)
Producers :
Arthur Hornblow Jr.

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