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Every Girl Should Be Married (1948)

Approved | | Comedy | 25 December 1948 (USA)
A willful woman concocts an elaborate scheme to trap a handsome pediatrician into marriage.

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A willful woman concocts an elaborate scheme to trap a handsome pediatrician 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

Dr. Madison Brown: How in the world did Eve ever get Adam when she had no other woman to help her with the subtle little touches?
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Connections

Featured in The Screen Writer (1950) See more »

Soundtracks

La Mer
Music by Charles Trenet
Lyrics by Charles Trenet
Played often throughout the picture
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Enjoyable, light and fun
19 July 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a Cary Grant fan, I enjoyed this movie tremendously. The humor was light hearted and the plot sweet, which can now be interpreted as sick, demented and freaky. A nice change from the ritzy movies of the 40s where everyone is wealthy in top hats and tails. This is a down to earth movie and should be taken with the girl meets boy girl gets boy idea in mind. As for the stalking, it seems to me she put a lot of work into getting her man so to speak in a nice way. Never once did I see it as "spook" movie or psycho thriller. However, if there was a remake in 2006, it most certainly would come out to be an R movie with a lot of gore and hype. Enjoy for the era.


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