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The Hasty Heart

1949 Rated NR 1hr 42m

At the end of the war, Scottish Cpl. Lachlan MacLachlan (Richard Todd) is detained in a military hospital on account of a lower-back wound. Unaware that his injury is fatal, the prickly patient is befriended by an American GI (Ronald Reagan) and a compassionate nurse who are adamant about hiding the news of his impending death. But when the secret comes out, MacLachlan must either embrace friendship or succumb to bitterness in his final days.

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Movie Details

1950 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
1950 Academy Award®
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French, Latin, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.