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Casanova Brown (1944)

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

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26 December 1944 (Sweden)  »

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Casanova Júnior  »

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Astrologically, it was a bad day when Cas was born. April 8th, 1907. See more »

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Casanova Brown: As for my character. I believe I behave responsibly. I'm not overly susceptible to girls.
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Johnson produces another gem
7 October 2002 | by (Oakland CA) – See all my reviews

Enchanting, wittily written screwball comedy about a supposed bachelor, on the eve of his wedding, who discovers he may have fathered a child by a previous marriage that only lasted a week or so. His prospective father-in-law (Morgan), eager to rescue him from any marriage, encourages him to investigate. When he discovers his young divorcee plans to give the baby up for adoption (or pretends to), he kidnaps the infant and tries to raise it with the help of a small hotel's staff. Of course, much comedy ensues. The story is handled well and the humor light and effective, but Wright's character is not well drawn and her relationship with Cooper seems a bit forced. Cooper is well developed and the comic situations are amusing.


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