Ray Milland and Betty Field play a warring married couple who hope to patch up their differences by adopting a baby. When Milland's ex-flame Patricia Morrison shows up unexpectedly, the fur flies.

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George Cugat
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Mary Elizabeth Cugat
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Myra Ponsonby
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Bunker
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Duncan Atterbury
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Bill Stone
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Mrs. Westwood
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Chuck
Kathleen Lockhart ...
Laura AtterburV
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Cory Cortwright
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Dr. Buell
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Anna
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Mr. Brooks
Charlotte Wynters ...
Mrs. Finley
Clinton Rosemond ...
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Ray Milland and Betty Field play a warring married couple who hope to patch up their differences by adopting a baby. When Milland's ex-flame Patricia Morrison shows up unexpectedly, the fur flies.

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15 June 1942 (USA)  »

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Mr. and Mrs. Cugat  »

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The title of Ms Norick's book was, Mr & Mrs Cugat. Xavier Cugat thought this would negatively affect his career so he initiated legal proceedings against Columbia Pictures. Detrimental segments were deleted from the script, Cugie was paid $80,000 for the use of his name and the title was changed to, Are Husbands Necessary. See Cugie's autobiography, Rumba is My Life, p.187. See more »

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Version of My Favorite Husband (1953) See more »

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Who's Your Little Whoziz?
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Written by Walter Hirsch, Ben Bernie and Al Goering
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