A harried daughter tries to keep her wacky family together while trying to sell her eccentric father's latest invention, a collapsible life raft.

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John Thompson Caldwell IV
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Virginia McCooley
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Walter McCooley
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A harried daughter tries to keep her wacky family together while trying to sell her eccentric father's latest invention, a collapsible life raft.

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HOWL-ARIOUS HI-JINKS IN AMERICA'S NO. 1 BOOM TOWN! (original print ad - all caps)

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29 September 1944 (USA)  »

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"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on December 11, 1944 with Jon Hall, Edward Everett Horton and Louise Allbritton reprising their film roles. See more »

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All Charm... and Buster Keaton
17 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Terrific little comedy from Universal. I didn't expect much and watched only to see the great Buster Keaton in a supporting role. But this is a solid and wacky little comedy about a pushy daughter (Louise Allbritton) and her inventor father (Edward Everett Horton) in their attempts to crash the corporate headquarters of a company in San Diego run by a reclusive millionaire (Jon Hall). The situations may be very TV but in 1945 this was fresh material. But the cast is tops and saves this one.

Eric Blore is hilarious as the "family retainer." Irene Ryan as the wayward tenant is also very funny. I also spotted Almira Sessions, Florence Lake, Chester Clute, Hobart Cavanaugh, Esther Howard, Sara Selby, Dewey Robinson, Vernon Dent, and many other great character actors.

Certainly worth a look.....


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