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Abby Brewster (Character)
from Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

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Alternate Names:
Aunt Abby Brewster

Filmography

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  1. Arsenik og gamle kniplinger (2002) (TV) Played by Ghita Nørby

  2. Arsènic i puntes de coixí (1995) (TV) Played by Carme Molina

  3. Arsenic and Old Lace (1971) (TV) Played by Jenny Van Santvoort
    ... aka "Arsenicum en oude kant" - Belgium (original title)

  4. Arsenic and Old Lace (1969) (TV) Played by Helen Hayes
  5. Arsenik i stare cipke (1967) (TV) Played by Rahela Ferari
  6. Arsenic & Old Lace (1962) (TV) Played by Dorothy Stickney
    ... aka "Hallmark Hall of Fame: Arsenic & Old Lace (#11.3)" - USA (anthology series)
  7. Arsenicum en oude kant (1960) (TV) Played by Mary Smithuysen

  8. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Arsenic and Old Lace (1958) TV episode, Played by Peggy Mount
  9. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - Arsenic and Old Lace (1957) TV episode, Played by Jean Cadell
  10. "The Best of Broadway"
        - Arsenic and Old Lace (1955) TV episode, Played by Helen Hayes

  11. "The Ford Theatre Hour"
        - Arsenic and Old Lace (1949) TV episode, Played by Josephine Hull (as Aunt Abby Brewster)
  12. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) Played by Josephine Hull
    ... aka "Frank Capra's 'Arsenic and Old Lace'" - USA (complete title)

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
Reverend Harper: Have you ever tried to persuade him that he wasn't Teddy Roosevelt?
Abby Brewster: Oh, no.
Martha Brewster: Oh, he's so happy being Teddy Roosevelt.
Abby Brewster: Oh... Do you remember, Martha, once, a long time ago, we thought if he'd be George Washington, it might be a change for him, and we suggested it.
Martha Brewster: And do you know what happened? He just stayed under his bed for days and wouldn't be anybody.
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