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"Repeat Performance" (1947) is a film in the
film noirstyle. It combines elements of a 1940s drama with a science fictiontwist. The film was released by Poverty Rowstudio Eagle-Lion Films.
New Years Eve1946 and a woman is standing over her dead husband with a gun in her hand. She panics and goes to her friends for help. While seeking help from her friends at a pair of parties, she wishes that she could live 1946 all over again. Magically, because she wished exactly at the strike of midnight on New Years, her wish is granted and she's transported back to the beginning of '46 with her husband alive. She attempts to relive the year without making the mistakes she and her friends made throughout the year. The story climaxes again on New Years Eve, where she again has to decide to kill her husband or not.
Louis Haywardas Barney Page
Joan Leslieas Sheila Page
Virginia Fieldas Paula Costello
Tom Conwayas John Friday
Richard Basehartas William Williams, Poet
Natalie Schaferas Eloise Shaw
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