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Little Man, What Now? (1934)

 -  Drama  -  1 May 1934 (USA)
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A young couple struggling against poverty must keep their marriage a secret in order for the husband to keep his job, as his boss doesn't like to hire married men.

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Donald Haines ...
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Christian Rub ...
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A young couple struggling against poverty must keep their marriage a secret in order for the husband to keep his job, as his boss doesn't like to hire married men.

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1 May 1934 (USA)  »

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E adesso pover'uomo?  »

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A terrific film!
22 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

Margaret Sullavan was never more beautiful in this mega tearjerker. Even if she has to act opposite the unappealing Douglass Montgomery, the films works. Wonderfully photographed, and superb acting by all makes this movie a must see.


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