Dear Wife (1949)

11/15/1949 (US) Comedy 1h 28m
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We've Gotta Tell The Truth... It's MORE FUN than "DEAR RUTH"


In this sequel to Dear Ruth, teenaged Miriam starts a political campaign to nominate Bill Seacroft, her brother-in-law, for state senator in opposition to the local political machine. Unknown to Miriam, said machine nominates her father, Judge Wilkins. As support grows for Bill, the presence of rival candidates under one roof poses problems, especially for Ruth, wife to Bill and daughter of the judge

  1. Richard Haydn


  2. Arthur Sheekman


  3. N. Richard Nash


Top Billed Cast

  1. Joan Caulfield

    Joan Caulfield

    Ruth Seacroft

  2. William Holden

    William Holden

    Bill Seacroft

  3. Billy De Wolfe

    Billy De Wolfe

    Albert Krummer

  4. Mona Freeman

    Mona Freeman

    Miriam Wilkins

  5. Edward Arnold

    Edward Arnold

    Judge Wilkins

  6. Arleen Whelan

    Arleen Whelan

    Tommy Murphy

  7. Mary Philips

    Mary Philips

    Mrs. Wilkins

  8. Harry von Zell

    Harry von Zell

    Jeff Cooper

  9. Raymond Roe

    Raymond Roe


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Dear Wife
Dear Wife

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Original Language English

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