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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Myrna Loy
Fredric March
Dana Andrews
Robert E Sherwood
Directors
William Wyler
Screenwriters
Running Time
172 minutes

The Best Years Of Our Lives
William Wyler's masterful account of America's post-World War II homecoming.


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Plot
It relates the intertwined stories of three veterans (sailor, soldier and airman) trying to readjust to civilian life in a mid-West city.


Verdict
This is intelligent, admirably unsentimental and utterly involving for its full three-hour running time.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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