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Between Two Worlds

1944

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  • John Garfield and Paul Henreid costar as the two male leads, and their opposing star images serve to contrast and balance each other. Wound tighter than a drum, Garfield’s American character is anxious, argumentative, and animated, while Henreid’s Viennese pianist is calm, cool, and composed. Garfield speaks quickly in an urban American accent marked by slang and swagger, which contrasts with Henreid’s smooth European accent full of dulcet tones.