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Meet the Stewarts (1942)

 -  Comedy  -  21 May 1942 (USA)
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Michael Stewart
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Candace Goodwin
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Mr. Pierce Goodwin
Marjorie Gateson ...
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Geraldine Stewart
Roger Clark ...
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Michael Stewart: Darling, marriage is an institution, and not everyone belongs in one.
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Wacky domestic comedy is early vehicle for William Holden...
26 April 2007 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

Living within a budget just about sums up the entire plot line of this feeble little domestic comedy, MEET THE STEWARTS, which serves to show WILLIAM HOLDEN and FRANCES DEE as a squabbling young couple who dive into marriage without enough money to finance her extravagant ways.

Dee is pretty but plays a rather flighty housewife, sweet but a bit unreasonable in some of her temperamental outbursts. Holden has the sort of "Smilin' Jim" roles he came to detest in time, but does an acceptable job that reveals an early flair for comedy.

There's strong support from a cast that includes ANNE REVERE, GRANT WITHERS and ANNE GILLIS, but a very unfunny role for MARGARET HAMILTON as an inept maid.

Summing up: Never rises above being more than a formula programmer that gives Holden and Dee a chance to make an early impression.


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