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Meet the Stewarts (1942)

 -  Comedy  -  21 May 1942 (USA)
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A young newlywed couple learns to make their new marriage work; trying to impress family, stay on budget, and remain as diplomatic towards each other as possible.

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Michael Stewart
Frances Dee ...
Candace Goodwin
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Mr. Pierce Goodwin
Marjorie Gateson ...
Mrs. Goodwin
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Geraldine Stewart
Roger Clark ...
Ted Graham
Danny Mummert ...
John Goodwin
Ann Gillis ...
Jane Goodwin
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Willametta
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Taxi Driver
Mary Gordon ...
Mrs. Stewart
Edward Gargan ...
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A young newlywed couple learns to make their new marriage work; trying to impress family, stay on budget, and remain as diplomatic towards each other as possible.

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Michael Stewart: Darling, marriage is an institution, and not everyone belongs in one.
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remake of The Bride Walks Out
26 April 2007 | by (southwest US) – See all my reviews

Pretty much a remake of the Bride Walks Out from 1936, right down to the same gags with the money, the furniture, the maid. Mike (William Holden - Sunset Boulevard, Sabrina) marries Candace (Frances Dee - Little Women, Of Human Bondage), and all their problems boil down to surviving on just the husband's income. The bright spots in this movie come from the supporting characters - running gags from the taxi driver (Don Beddoe) and the maid (Margaret Hamilton - the Wicked Witch from the Wizard of OZ!) One difference from the Bride Walks Out is that here, the families of the couple are involved, but in the first version, all the interaction was with their neighbors. Meet the Stewarts is a little more mature; a little darker - grownups talking about real life issues; in The Bride Walks Out, they seemed like fun, young kids who never really took themselves too seriously.


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