Hers to Hold (1943): War Drama, Starring Deanna Durbin

Directed by Frank Ryan, this sentimental WWII propaganda film stars Deanna Durbin, as a young woman who goes to work in a war plant, while roancing jet pilot Joseph Cotten.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Song: “Say a Pray’r for the Boys Over There,” music by Jimmy McHugh, lyrics by Herb Magidson

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Song Oscar went to “You’ll Never Know,: by Harry Warren and Mack Gordon from the movie, Hello Frisco, Hello.