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Writers:
De Leon Anthony (titles)
Arthur Caesar (dialogue)
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Release Date:
16 October 1929 (USA) See more »
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Uncle Claude comes to the Ardmore Beach Hotel to see Tommy and his wife. At the hotel, with his two granddaughters Ruth and Sally... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Charlotte Greenwood ... Letty Robbins

Claude Gillingwater ... Uncle Claude Davis

Grant Withers ... Harry Miller

Patsy Ruth Miller ... Grace Miller

Bert Roach ... Tommy Robbins
Marion Byron ... Ruth Davis

Helen Foster ... Sally Davis

Hallam Cooley ... Clarence de Brie
Harry Gribbon ... Joe Casey

Lloyd Ingraham ... Judge
Jack Grey ... Police Sergeant
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wilbur Mack ... Desk Clerk (uncredited)

Directed by
Lloyd Bacon 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
De Leon Anthony  titles
Arthur Caesar  dialogue
Elmer Harris  play
Robert Lord  writer
Oliver Morosco  play

Cinematography by
James Van Trees 
 
Film Editing by
Jack Killifer 
 
Music Department
Louis Silvers .... musical director
 

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64 min
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1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Vitaphone)

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In a separately filmed trailer, Vitaphone production reel #3090, Charlotte Greenwood, Grant Withers, and Marion Byron sing some songs from the film.See more »
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Version of So Long Letty (1920)See more »
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One Sweet Little YesSee more »

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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
An amazing comedienne in a flimsy film, 9 March 2001
Author: David Hoffman from Virginia

Six-foot Charlotte Greenwood is brash, just on the edge of being irritating; but she is also likeable. Dominating the scenes with amazing energy, she leaps and strides and races through the film. Yet, the movie is hardly up to her vigor. The plot is quite flimsy and improbable with a scene at the beginning that seems totally out of place. The film is obviously a vehicle for Greenwood, showcasing her talents. Grant Withers is good in his role as a husband who doesn't wish to be too domesticated. It's interesting to note that the men work, apparently, but one never knows at what. The musical numbers are mediocre.

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