Oscar Movies: Lady on a Train (1945)–Deanna Durbin

In this Deanna Durbin’s vehicle, she plays a girl who witnesses a murder from her window on a train, but no one believes her, least of all the police.

With the help of a mystery writer, she rsolves the case and finds the murderer.

Though it’s a thriller-comedy, Lady on a Train includes songs, as expected of Durbin in each of her movies.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Sound Recording: Bernard B. Brown


Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Sound Recording Oscar winner wasStephen Dunn for The Bells of St. Mary’s.