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3.7
55 Ratings

Hold Back the Dawn

Directed by Mitchell Leisen
United States, 1941
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

A Romanian gigolo marries an American woman in Mexico in order to gain entry to the United States, but winds up falling in love with her.

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Hold Back the Dawn Directed by Mitchell Leisen

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1942 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1941 | 2nd place: Best Actress