A Guy Named Joe Movie Review Summary

Actors: Spencer Tracy, Irene Dunne, Van Johnson, Ward Bond

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Pete Sandidge, a WWII pilot, is killed and leaves his girlfriend devastated. He returns as a guardian angel for novice pilot Ted Randall, helping him in his training. When Ted meets and falls for Pete's former girlfriend, things become complicated for all of them, but Pete eventually learns to let go of his feelings for her. She does the same and allows herself to be happy once again.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   matchmaker help from adults Religion themed film?    -   Yes Coping with loss of    -   Husband/boyfriend/squeeze Kind of religion story    -   angel buddy

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   senior military Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   None

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