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Casanova Brown (1944)

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Cass Brown is about to marry for the second time; his first marriage, to Isabel, was annulled. But when he discovers that Isabel just had their baby, Cass kidnaps the infant to keep her ... See full summary »

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Isabel Drury
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Mr. Ferris
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Madge Ferris
Edmund Breon ...
Mr. Drury (as Edmond Breon)
Patricia Collinge ...
Mrs. Drury
Jill Esmond ...
Dr. Zernerke
Mary Treen ...
Monica Case, the Maid
Emory Parnell ...
Frank, the Bell Captain
Isobel Elsom ...
Mrs. Ferris
Halliwell Hobbes ...
Charles, the Butler
Charles Cane ...
Hicks
Larry Olsen ...
Junior (as Larry Joe Olsen)
Irving Bacon ...
Hotel Manager
Dorothy Tree ...
Nurse Clark
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Cass Brown is about to marry for the second time; his first marriage, to Isabel, was annulled. But when he discovers that Isabel just had their baby, Cass kidnaps the infant to keep her from being adopted. Isabel's parents hunt for the child and discover that Cass and Isabel are still hopelessly in love. Written by Anonymous

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26 December 1944 (Sweden)  »

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Casanova Júnior  »

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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on December 11, 1944 with Gary Cooper reprising his film role. See more »

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Teresa Wright and Gary Cooper seem to try very hard,...
10 March 2006 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This "screwy comedy" seems very forced. Indeed, the actors TRY very hard to make a go of an essentially unfunny script. And, as a result it doesn't really go anywhere. The idea of a woman finding out she was pregnant after getting a quickie divorce just isn't all that funny. And then, when Cooper sneaks off with the baby because he doesn't want it put up for adoption just seems terribly unfunny and it's really pushing hard to turn this into a comedy. It's really a shame, too, as the actors were more capable than the script and I found myself just bored by the whole mess. Considering that Cooper made so many GOOD comedies, I recommend you see them instead.


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