They Knew What They Wanted1940

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They Knew What They Wanted
Directed by:
Garson Kanin

Directed by Garson Kanin, "They Knew What They Wanted" (also known as "Non desiderare la donna d'altri") is a Drama/Romance film, released on October 19 of 1940 in the USA . Carole Lombard and Charles Laughton are starring, alongside William Gargan, Harry Carey, Frank Fay and Janet Fox.

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Who directed "They Knew What They Wanted":

They Knew What They Wanted was directed by Garson Kanin, an American writer, and director.

Before making They Knew What They Wanted, Garson Kanin had directed My Favorite Wife, released in 1940, Bachelor Mother (1939), The Great Man Votes (1939), A Man to Remember (1938). Since, he directed Tom Dick and Harry, released in 1941.

When was "They Knew What They Wanted" released:

They Knew What They Wanted was initially released on Saturday, October 19, 1940, in the United States. Also released on Saturday, October 19, 1940 has been A Dispatch from Reuter's (dir. William Dieterle). This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

What is the casting of "They Knew What They Wanted":

At the casting of They Knew What They Wanted we find Carole Lombard, previously seen in Vigil in the Night (1940) and In Name Only (1939); Charles Laughton (The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939), Jamaica Inn (1939)); William Gargan (Turnabout (1940), Star Dust (1940)) [ more... ]

  • Victor Kilian and Charles Laughton have both also be seen in The Hunchback of Notre Dame, released in 1939.
  • Victor Kilian and Harry Carey can both be seen in Duel in the Sun, released in 1946.
  • Charles Laughton and William Gargan can also be seen in The Canterville Ghost, released in 1944.

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