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The Town Went Wild (1944)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 15 December 1944 (USA)
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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David Conway
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Bob Harrison
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Everett Conway
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Henry Harrison
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Carol Harrison
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Marian Harrison
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Judge Bingle
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Mr. Tweedle
Ruth Lee ...
Lucille Conway
Roberta Smith ...
Millie Walker
Ferris Taylor ...
Mr. Walker
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Lemuel Jones, Justice of the Peace
Monte Collins ...
Oscar, Public Defender
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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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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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