Remember the Night (1940)

Movie Summary

Just before Christmas, Lee Leander is caught shoplifting. The prosecutor John Sargent postpones the trial knowing it’s hard to get a conviction at Christmastime. After feeling sorry for her, he arranges her bail and takes her home to his mother for Christmas. Surrounded by a loving family they fall in love. But this creates a new problem: how do they handle the upcoming trial?

Remember the Night was originally released in theaters nationwide January 19, 1940.

Where can I watch Remember the Night online?

Remember the Night is not currently available to stream online.

Is Remember the Night available to buy on DVD?


Buy on DVD

When will Remember the Night air on TV in 2024?

Not airing this week

This movie normally airs throughout the holiday season on Turner Classic Movies (TCM). For a complete schedule of dates and times, view the TCM Christmas Classics schedule.

Year Released


Cast Includes

Barbara Stanwyck (Lee Leander), Fred MacMurray (John Sargent), Beulah Bondi (Mrs. Sargent), Sterling Holloway (Willie), Elizabeth Patterson (Aunt Emma), Willard Robertson (Francis X. O’Leary), Charles Arnt (Tom), John Wray (Hank), Thomas W. Ross (Mr. Emory), Fred Toones (Rufus)

Rate Movie:

4.5/5 - (4 votes)

Remember the Night Movie Trailer

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One thought on “Remember the Night (1940)

  • December 3, 2020 at 7:56 PM

    When will Remember the night be on

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