You Were Meant for Me Poster

Release Date: 1948

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
Hometown sweethearts Chuck (Dan Dailey) and Peggy (Jeanne Crain) marry and then immediately afterward depart on a whirlwind tour of the Midwest with Chuck's big band. When the Stock Market Crash of 1929 occurs, Chuck and Peggy are forced to return home penniless and defeated. But Chuck quickly tires of small-town life and, on word from manager Oscar (Oscar Levant) of a booking at a vaudeville nightclub, heads to Chicago find success in the music business.

Cast: Jeanne Crain, Dan Dailey, Oscar Levant

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: Rise, Small town, Lighthearted, Wife, Marriage, Love, Emotional, 1930s, Husband, Fall