New Yorkers Bill and Connie Fuller have to move from their apartment. Without Bill's knowledge, Connie purchases a delapidated old farmhouse in Pennsylvania, where George Washington was supposed to have actually slept during the American Revolution. Much of the humor comes from the couple's many problems they encounter while trying to fix up the place. Written by
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Jack Benny fiddles while Ann Sheridan burns!
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Did You Know?
According to Mary Livingston Benny's biography "Jack Benny", Ann Sheridan had recently been divorced just prior to making this movie and Jack grew fond of her even . Jack sent flowers to Ann during the course of filming and Mary found about this and immediately went to the film set on the Warner Brothers lot and confronted Jack about this. See more
When Jack Benny's character is putting up the roof on his convertible, during the first rain storm at the new/old house, he forgets to put up his windows. As a minute ago he was speaking with Mr. Kilbride. See more
I can just see myself ending my days here. I can hear them say, 'There's the old Fuller's place up the road. Ever meet old man Fuller? He's a HERMIT! Don't let your children go near him, he'll eat their arms off!'
[suddenly falls into an old, boarded-up well
Referenced in The Girl Can't Help It
Music traditional - English origin (ca. 1755)
Variations in the score throughout See more