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Undercurrent (1946) was a Film Noir - Thriller/Suspense Film directed by Vincente Minnelli and produced by Pandro S. Berman.

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DVD Review: Katharine Hepburn in Sylvia Scarlett (1935) and Undercurrent (1946)

By KC on Sep 22, 2017 From Classic Movies

A new wave of Katharine Hepburn flicks recently released on DVD from Warner Archive drew me to a pair of titles that, while not among her most celebrated, were of interest to me because of their unusual quirks. Sylvia Scarlett (1935) and Undercurrent (1946) vary in critical, box office and artistic ... Read full article

Undercurrent (1946, Vincente Minnelli)

By Andrew Wickliffe on Jul 20, 2017 From The Stop Button

Undercurrent is the story of newlyweds Katharine Hepburn and Robert Taylor. She’s recovering from being in danger of old maidhood–despite being raised by two scientists, she’s content just cleaning up after widower father Edmund Gwenn’s home laboratory. Taylor is a captain of... Read full article

Undercurrent (1946)

By Beatrice on Feb 9, 2015 From Flickers in Time

Undercurrent Directed by Vincente Minnelli Written by Thelma Strabel and Edward Chodorov 1946/USA Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer First viewing/Netflix rental Imagine a universe where Robert Mitchum and Katharine Hepburn appear together in a film noir directed by Vincente Minnelli. ?Sound intriguing? ?Unfo... Read full article


By Crystal Kalyana on Oct 29, 2014 From In The Good Old Days Of Classic Hollywood

“UNDERCURRENT” 1946. I’m up to my sixth review for “Random Movies Month” to be featured on Monty and Desiree’s website. Today I thought I would review one of Katharine Hepburn’s most underrated movies and performances “Undercurrent”, an impressiv... Read full article

Undercurrent (1946)

By Dawn Sample on Dec 23, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Undercurrent (1946). A film noir drama directed by Vincente Minnelli. The screenplay was written by Edward Chodorov, based on the novel You Were There by Thelma Strabel. Cast: Katharine Hepburn, Robert Taylor, Robert Mitchum. In Vincente Minnelli's autobiography, he says that Robert Mitchum was ver... Read full article

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Ann Hamilton: [on seeing Washington, D.C] The closest I've ever come is a letter to my Congressman.

Lucy: Roses don't show respect. Roses show intentions.

Ann Hamilton: I think you wanted people to see the before first.
Alan Garroway: Why's that?
Ann Hamilton: Because otherwise you couldn't take the credit in the after.

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In Vincente Minnelli's autobiography, he says that Robert Mitchum was very uncomfortable in the role of the sensitive Micheal.
Katharine Hepburn and Robert Mitchum didn't get along. One day she told him, "You know you can't act, and if you hadn't been good looking you would never have got a picture at all. I'm tired of working with people like you who have nothing to offer."
This was Robert Taylor's first movie since returning from military service in World War II.
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