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When Tomorrow Comes (1939)

08/11/1939 (US) DramaRomance 1h 30m
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Romance and heartbreak walk hand-in-hand when Philip Chagal accidentally meets Helen Lawrence in a restaurant where she is a waitress. Unhappily married to a woman who suffers from mental illness, he is attracted to her and they make a date to go sailing, arriving at Philip's country home just as a storm is breaking. Helen learns who he is for the first time, a celebrated-and-famous concert pianist and, falling in love with him, decides to leave before matters go further. A hurricane hits and their car is crippled by a falling tree. Rising water forces then to seek shelter in the choir loft of a church, where they spend the night.

  1. John M. Stahl


  2. Dwight Taylor


  3. James M. Cain


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  1. Irene Dunne

    Irene Dunne

    Helen Lawrence

  2. Charles Boyer

    Charles Boyer

    Phillipe Andre Pierre Chagal

  3. Barbara O'Neil

    Barbara O'Neil

    Madeleine Chagal

  4. Onslow Stevens

    Onslow Stevens

    Jim Holden

  5. Nydia Westman

    Nydia Westman


  6. Nella Walker

    Nella Walker

    Betty Dumont

  7. Fritz Feld

    Fritz Feld


  8. Eddie Acuff

    Eddie Acuff

    Second Bus Driver (uncredited)

  9. Jane Barnes

    Waitress (uncredited)

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When Tomorrow Comes
When Tomorrow Comes

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Original Language English

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