Strawberry Blonde

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Strawberry Blonde ★★★ 1941

A romantic comedy set in the 1890s, with Cagney as a would-be dentist infatuated with money-grubbing Hayworth (the strawberry blonde of the title), who wonders years later whether he married the right woman (chestnut brunette de Havilland). Attractive period piece remade from 1933's “One Sunday Afternoon,” and revived yet again in 1948 by Raoul Walsh. 100m/B VHS . James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale, George Tobias, Jack Carson, Una O'Connor, George Reeves; D: Raoul Walsh; W: Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein; C: James Wong Howe.