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The Doughgirls (1944)

 -  Comedy  -  25 November 1944 (USA)
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Arthur and Vivian are just married, but when the get to their honeymoon suite in Washington D.C., they find it occupied. Arthur goes to meet Slade, his new boss, and when he comes back, he ... See full summary »

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Edna Stokes Cadman
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Nan Curtiss Dillon
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Arthur Halstead
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Vivian Marsden Halstead
Irene Manning ...
Mrs. Sylvia Cadman
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Stanley Slade
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Sgt. Natalia Moskoroff
John Ridgely ...
Julian Cadman
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Breckenridge Drake
John Alexander ...
Warren Buckley
Craig Stevens ...
Lt. Tom Dillon
Barbara Brown ...
Elizabeth Brush Cartwright
Francis Pierlot ...
Mr. Jordan
Donald MacBride ...
Judge Franklin
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Timothy Walsh - FBI Agent
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Arthur and Vivian are just married, but when the get to their honeymoon suite in Washington D.C., they find it occupied. Arthur goes to meet Slade, his new boss, and when he comes back, he finds three girls in his suite. He orders Vivian to get rid of them, but they are friends of Vivian's and as time goes by, it looks more like Grand Central Station than the quiet honeymoon suite Arthur expected. As long as there is anyone else in the suite, Arthur will not stay there and there will be no honeymoon. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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IT'S A SCREAM ON THE SCREEN! (original ad - all caps)

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25 November 1944 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Esposas Solteiras  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Stanley Slade: [Writing check] Elizabeth Brush Cartwright. How large a donation do you want, Elizabeth?
Elizabeth Brush Cartwright: Ah, $50?
Stanley Slade: $50.
Elizabeth Brush Cartwright: $50 will keep my nursery babies in milk for a month.
Stanley Slade: Get awfully mildewed won't they?
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References Sergeant York (1941) See more »

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Bridal Chorus
(uncredited)
From "Lohengrin"
Music by Richard Wagner
Played toward the beginning and a number of times on piano
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Three Wives & A Russian
22 February 2003 | by (Santa Maria, CA) – See all my reviews

I never saw this film until today on TCM TV; Three wild crazy females all wanting to get married to men in government in a Washington D.C. hotel, and lots of crazy antics going on. My favorite Eve Arden really steals the show as the Russian countess; she is fantastically funny! The three actresses are Alexis Smith, Ann Sheridan, and Jane Wyman and they finally get their men; one of them is Jack Carson. Also of note were Alan Mowbray and Charles Ruggles, my favorite brainteasers. If you want to be jolly entertained, see this but be ready for some really stupid antics


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