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The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) was a Drama - Family Film directed by Leo McCarey and produced by Leo McCarey.

Academy Awards 1945 --- Ceremony Number 18 (source: AMPAS)

Best ActorBing CrosbyNominated
Best ActressIngrid BergmanNominated
Best DirectorLeo McCareyNominated
Best Film EditingHarry MarkerNominated
Best Music - ScoringRobert Emmett DolanNominated
Best Music - SongMusic by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Johnny BurkeNominated
Best PictureRainbow ProductionsNominated

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Sister Mary Benedict: If we don't fail sometimes, our successes don't mean anything. You must be strong.

Mrs. Breen: You've obviously never been neck deep in nuns.

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The first sequel to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture.
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on August 26, 1946 with Bing Crosby and Ingrid Bergman reprising their film roles.
This movie was made before the words "under God" were added to the Pledge of Allegiance, and the children recite the original version without that addition.
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