• Love Affair (1939)

Love Affair

Release Date: 1939

DVD Release Date: July 7th, 1998

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary

Engaged ladies' man Michel Marnet (Charles Boyer) encounters spoken-for singer Terry McKay (Irene Dunne) aboard a transatlantic cruise, where sparks fly and a romance ensues. Once they reach New York, Michel and Terry agree to go back to their significant others, then meet atop the Empire State Building in six months, when both are free to pursue their affair. Though a tragic accident forestalls their reunion, Terry and Michel still hold out hope for a chance to rekindle their true love.

Cast: Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Maria Ouspenskaya, Lee Bowman, Astrid Allwyn, Maurice Moscovitch

Director: Leo McCarey

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Love, Endearing, Sacrifice, Love interest, New York City, 1930s

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Awards

Nominated Actress
Nominated Writing (Original Story)
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Music (Song)
Nominated Art Direction
Nominated Outstanding Production