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Every Girl Should Be Married (1948)

Approved | | Comedy | 25 December 1948 (USA)
Anabel Sims is determined to find the perfect husband. She thinks she's found her man in Madison Brown, a handsome pediatrician. She then prepares an elaborate scheme to trap him into marriage.

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Roger Sanford
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Julie Howard
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Mr. Spitzer
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Mary Nolan
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Anabel Sims is determined to find the perfect husband. She thinks she's found her man in Madison Brown, a handsome pediatrician. She then prepares an elaborate scheme to trap him into marriage.

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"Every Girl Should be Married" says Cary Grant, Noted Bachelor Baby Doctor, so she took his advice and married HIM!

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Don Hartman's Production of Every Girl Should Be Married  »

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Trivia

Barbara Bel Geddes was the first choice for Anabel. See more »

Goofs

The picture of Anabel and Sanford published in the newspaper was not the shot taken of them on the street. See more »

Quotes

Roger Sanford: I've been married three times. I like marriage. My wives didn't but I do.
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Connections

Referenced in Beyond Therapy (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

La Mer
Music by Charles Trenet and Albert Lasry
Lyrics by Charles Trenet
Played often throughout the picture
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a cute little film with a cuter little actress
15 February 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This is a sweet little film with a few laughs.. I don't think anyone should worry about Cary Grant being stalked by poor little Anabel, I find her a sweet change from the Gold-Diggers in some of my favorite movies.. such as "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" and "How to Marry a Millionaire" Instead of being after a millionaire, poor Anabel is just after a husband ... plain and simple. Yes, she may take a few more pains to win her man than most of us.. but that is just part of the humor of the movie. If you are just starting to watch classics like this one.. please give the two films mentioned above a try, and also definately "Bringing up Baby" which also stars Cary Grant as the poor target of another lovesick loony.. this one played by a cute young Kathrine Hepburn. It is a crazy ride.. but give it a chance.


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