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The Youngest Profession (1943)

Passed  -  Comedy | Romance  -  15 May 1944 (Sweden)
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Joan Lyons and her friend Patricia Drew are autograph hounds spending most of their day bumping into, and having tea, with the likes of Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon. Based on ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Joan Lyons
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Burton V. Lyons
John Carroll ...
Dr. Hercules
Ann Ayars ...
Susan Thayer
Marta Linden ...
Edith Lyons
Dick Simmons ...
Douglas Sutton
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Miss Featherstone
Jean Porter ...
Patricia Drew
Raymond Roe ...
Schuyler
Dorothy Morris ...
Secretary
Scotty Beckett ...
Junior Lyons
Marcia Mae Jones ...
Vera Bailey
Sara Haden ...
Sister Lassie
Beverly Tyler ...
Thyra Winter (as Beverly Jean Saul)
Marjorie Gateson ...
Mrs. Drew
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Joan Lyons and her friend Patricia Drew are autograph hounds spending most of their day bumping into, and having tea, with the likes of Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon. Based on misinformation from a meddling old-maid governess, Miss Featherstone, Joan also devotes some time to working on the no-problem marriage of her parents to the extent of hiring Dr. Hercules, the strong man from a side show to pay attention to her mother in order to make her father jealous, despite the good advice received from Walter Pidgeon. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Caçando Estrelas  »

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"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on December 20, 1943 with Virginia Weidler and Edward Arnold reprising their film roles. See more »

Connections

References A Woman's Face (1941) See more »

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Easy to Love
(1936) (uncredited)
Written by Cole Porter
Played as dance music at the soiree
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Total fluff but that's O.K.
29 July 2000 | by (Jacksonville, Fl) – See all my reviews

If you don't like light entertainment, avoid this movie! But if you enjoy fluff, I think you'll love this one. Lot's of stars drop by to flash a smile but that's only part of it. If you appreciate the talents of the much underrated Edward Arnold as I do, he's here. Along with Virginia Weidler and Jean Porter who I think are two of the most engaging of the "child" stars of the 40's. And Agnes "Endora" Moorehead adds her spice as well. Try and this one and see...


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