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My Son, My Son! (1940) was a Drama - Romance Film directed by Charles Vidor and produced by Edward Small.

Academy Awards 1940 --- Ceremony Number 13 (source: AMPAS)

Best Art DirectionJohn DuCasse SchulzeNominated

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The title of the movie is taken from Samuel II, 18:33 of the bible, as written in the movie's prologue: "And the king was moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept...Oh, my son Absalom...Would God I had died for thee, oh Absalom, my son, my son!"
Originally cast as "Oliver as a Child," Darryl Hickman became too ill to continue after ten days into the production, and was replaced by 'Scotty Beckett (I)'.
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie onMarch 11, 1940 with Madeleine Carroll, Brian Aherne and Louis Hayward reprising their film roles.
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