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The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

NR 1946-12-25 (US) DramaRomanceWar 2h 51m
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Three wonderful loves in the best picture of the year!


It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the dream is about to become a nightmare.

  1. William Wyler


  2. MacKinlay Kantor


  3. Robert E. Sherwood


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dana Andrews

    Dana Andrews

    Fred Derry

  2. Fredric March

    Fredric March

    Al Stephenson

  3. Harold Russell

    Harold Russell

    Homer Parrish

  4. Teresa Wright

    Teresa Wright

    Peggy Stephenson

  5. Myrna Loy

    Myrna Loy

    Milly Stephenson

  6. Cathy O'Donnell

    Cathy O'Donnell

    Wilma Cameron

  7. Virginia Mayo

    Virginia Mayo

    Marie Derry

  8. Hoagy Carmichael

    Hoagy Carmichael

    Butch Engle

  9. Gladys George

    Gladys George

    Hortense Derry

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The Best Years of Our Lives
The Best Years of Our Lives

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,100,000.00

Revenue $23,650,000.00


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