A "mama's boy" falls for a spinster who takes care of children at a department store nursery.



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Cast overview:
Ronald Colgate
Mrs. Jane Colgate
Alexander Carr ...
Mr. Rosemountain - Store Manager
Rollo Lloyd ...
David Arnold
Edward Peil Jr. ...
Child (as Shirley Jane Temple)
Philip Purdy ...
Gene Lewis ...


A "mama's boy" falls for a spinster who takes care of children at a department store nursery.

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Here they are again - those gay love birds - Slim and ZaSu trying to find a little peace on their honeymoon - and mother-in-law tagging along to see that everything goes all right. (Herald). See more »







Release Date:

8 April 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Niagara Falls  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Noiseless Recording Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Universal Pictures production number 625. See more »

Crazy Credits

On the Spanish poster Carl Laemmle is listed as Carlos Laemmle. On the Spanish poster and the American Herald Mae Busch is billed although she receives no billing in the cast listing as presented on screen. See more »

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Pleasant Slim and ZaSu
25 March 2015 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Slim's an incredibly mother-dominated good boy, and ZaSu's a dithering nurse-spinster, in this pleasant teaming. What gives it some juice is that his mom is Laura Hope Crews, just coming off the very serious "The Silver Cord," and she's more than willing to have some fun. It's also quite pre-Code, with the couple's marital coupling interrupted by Mama's machinations, but sex is definitely in the air. A late sequence in Chinatown is fun in an un-PC way, and though neither Slim nor ZaSu does anything they haven't done before, their characters are a bit more layered than you'd expect. Practically never shown, but worth sitting through if you get a chance.

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