Always in My Heart (film)

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Always in My Heart
Directed by Jo Graham
Produced by William Jacobs (producer)
Walter MacEwen
Written by Adele Comandini
Based on Fly Away Home (1935 play)
by Dorothy Bennett and Irving White
Starring Kay Francis
Walter Huston
Gloria Warren
Music by Heinz Roemheld
Cinematography Sidney Hickox
Edited by Thomas Pratt
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release date
  • March 14, 1942 (1942-03-14)
Running time
92 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $515,000[1]
Box office $2,098,000[1]

Always in My Heart is a 1942 drama film directed by Jo Graham, starring Kay Francis and Walter Huston. The song "Siempre en Mi Corazón" ("Always in My Heart"), by Ernesto Lecuona (music and Spanish lyrics) and Kim Gannon (English lyrics) was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song.

Plot summary[edit]

MacKenzie Scott (Walter Huston), a brilliant musician, is falsely convicted of murder and sentenced to life. While Scott languishes in prison, his long-suffering ex-wife Marjorie (Kay Francis) raises their two children to adulthood. Out of respect for Scott, whom she still loves, Marjorie never reveals to the kids that their father is in jail, insisting instead that Scott has long since died.[2]


Box office[edit]

The film earned $524,000 in the US and Canada and $1,574,000 elsewhere.[1]


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