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The Town Went Wild (1944)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  15 December 1944 (USA)
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Feuding fathers deal with the shocking news that their sons were switched at birth, meaning that one of their daughters is about to marry her own brother.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Freddie Bartholomew ...
David Conway
Jimmy Lydon ...
Bob Harrison
...
Everett Conway
Tom Tully ...
Henry Harrison
Jill Browning ...
Carol Harrison
Minna Gombell ...
Marian Harrison
Maude Eburne ...
Judge Bingle
Charles Halton ...
Mr. Tweedle
Ruth Lee ...
Lucille Conway
Roberta Smith ...
Millie Walker
Ferris Taylor ...
Mr. Walker
Jimmy Conlin ...
Lemuel Jones, Justice of the Peace
Monte Collins ...
Oscar, Public Defender
Olin Howland ...
Bit Part (as Olin Howland)
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Sam, Midvale District Attorney
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Feuding fathers deal with the shocking news that their sons were switched at birth, meaning that one of their daughters is about to marry her own brother.

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La gran trifulca  »

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Maude Eburne and Edward Everett Horton previously appeared in the movie I Married an Angel (1942). See more »

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Poor attempt to emulate Preston Sturges
18 June 2002 | by (Ghent, KY) – See all my reviews

Low-Grade attempt to make a movie in the Preston Sturges vein. It has some Sturges elements: risque subject matter (incestuous engagement), over-the-top angry fathers, small-town politicians, and a fair amount of shouting, -- it even has Sturges regular Jimmy Conlin, but it has none of the Sturges dialogue, speed, or timing.


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