William Holden got the part
Director: Richard Thorpe. Also starred Basil Rathbone, Reginald Owen & Richard Ainley. Plot: Oxford Professor Richard Myles (MacMurray)and new bride Frances (Crawford) are off on a European honeymoon. It isn't your typical honeymoon though...
Director: Mitchell Leisen. Also starred Jean Dixon, Dorothy Lamour & Harvey Stephens. Plot: In Panama, Maggie King (Lombard) meets soldier Skid Johnson (MacMurray) on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate...
IMDB:8.4/10. Director: Billy Wilder. 5 Oscar wins incl. Best Picture. 3 Baftas, 3 Golden Globes and National Film Preservation Board Award.
American actor (1908-1991)
Director Henry Hathaway. First movie filmed outdoors using three-strip Technicolor. Revenue agent Jack Hale (Fred) is sent to apprehend "moonshiners" in The Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia but falls in love with June Tolliver (Sylvia Sydney) the daughter of a moonshiner.
IMDB rating 8.5/10. Director: Billy Wilder. 7 Oscar nominations. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1992.