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Casanova Brown (1944)

Approved | | Comedy | 26 December 1944 (Sweden)
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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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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A nice guy with a naughty name...who had a soft heart for every dame! See more »

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Patricia Collinge and Teresa Wright also played mother and daughter in Alfred Hitchcock's Shadow of A Doubt. See more »

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Casanova Brown: Why would a New York girl have to go to Chicago to have a baby?
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Version of The Little Accident (1930) See more »

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26 July 2009 | by (San Antonio, Texas) – See all my reviews

There are a lot of negative reviews for this movie. But I have to disagree with most of them. While it is not the best movie you will ever see it is not as bad as everyone says it is. Gary Cooper is one of his lovable characters that he always is. While sure nowadays this movie would seem almost criminal but the movie not meant to be taken seriously it is a comedy. There is no amazing performances or outstanding direction. But their is something lovable about Cooper's character. I saw a review once that said this was a pathetic attempt at screwball comedy. Well I have to say that is a little harsh I can think of at least 5-10 movies that are worse at screwball comedies than this. So in my opinion don't skip this one you might just enjoy it.


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