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Honeymoon for Three (1941)

Approved | | Comedy | 18 January 1941 (USA)
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Noted writer Kenneth Bixby, in love with his witty secretary Anne Rogers, nevertheless agrees to a tete-a-tete with a former college fling, loopy Danish girl Julie who is married to ... See full summary »

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Noted writer Kenneth Bixby, in love with his witty secretary Anne Rogers, nevertheless agrees to a tete-a-tete with a former college fling, loopy Danish girl Julie who is married to penny-pinching Harvey Wilson. Bixby realizes he is in way over his head when he finds out he has become the co-respondent in a divorce lawsuit filed by Wison. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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It's a honey of a picture, so sit back and enjoy it.

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18 January 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La historia de un beso  »

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

In March 1941, Warner Brothers was distributing this film on a double bill with another comedy, The Strawberry Blonde (1941) starring James Cagney and Olivia de Havilland. See more »

Quotes

Anne Rogers: NOTHING sounds inviting in Philadelphia.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits are shown on suitcases which are pulled offscreen for each new page of credits. See more »

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Version of Goodbye Again (1933) See more »

Soundtracks

William Tell Overture
(1829) (uncredited)
Music by Gioachino Rossini
Played when Kenneth and Arthur head off to wash up
Also played whenever Kenneth leaves the table
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This movie has some real talent in it, but it goes nowhere.
15 March 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I've never understood the success of George Brent. He seems so uninteresting in most of the movies with him that I've seen. He is particularly uncharismatic in screwball comedy, which is what this movie is trying to be.

But there are lots of things that don't really work here. Ann Sheridan, who would give a spectacular performance the next year in The Man who Came to Dinner, never takes off here.

Is it the director? Lloyd Bacon made lots of good movies. Is it his fault this one just never catches fire? I don't have an answer.

This movie has some real talent in it, but it goes nowhere.


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