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Director:
Writer:
Arnold Manoff (story)
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Release Date:
12 November 1948 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Perry Ashwell is a self-satisfied child psychologist who takes his colleagues and wife somewhat for granted... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Dana Andrews ... Perry Ashwell

Lilli Palmer ... April Ashwell

Louis Jourdan ... Octavio Quaglini

Jane Wyatt ... Miss Darlington

Norman Lloyd ... Dr. Sturdivant
Bernard Gorcey ... Mr. Zitzfleisch

Roy Roberts ... Mr. Felton
Fay Baker ... Mrs. Felton
Sharon McManus ... Gloria Felton

Ann Doran ... Mrs. Faraday

Beau Bridges ... Bertram
Frank Kreig ... Cab Driver
Kay Williams ... Receptionist

Robert Hyatt ... Genius (as Bobby Hyatt)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eileen Coghlan ... Nurse (uncredited)
Frank Conlan ... Window Cleaner (uncredited)
Bert Davidson ... (uncredited)
Jean Fenwick ... (uncredited)
Inna Gest ... Mrs. Fleishgelt (uncredited)
Virginia Gumm ... Mother (uncredited)
Jerry Mullins ... Boy (uncredited)
Joy Rogers ... Nurse (uncredited)

Directed by
Lewis Milestone 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Arnold Manoff  story and screenplay

Produced by
Lewis Milestone .... producer
 
Original Music by
Franz Waxman 
 
Cinematography by
George Barnes (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Robert Parrish 
 
Production Design by
Nicolai Remisoff 
 
Set Decoration by
Edward G. Boyle 
 
Makeup Department
Lillian Lashin .... hair stylist
Gustaf Norin .... makeup supervisor (as Gus Norin)
 
Production Management
Joe C. Gilpin .... executive production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nate Watt .... assistant director
Robert Aldrich .... assistant director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Frank McWhorter .... sound engineer
 
Visual Effects by
Mario Castegnaro .... process department
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Carl Gibson .... grip (uncredited)
John F. Warren .... camera operator (uncredited)
Scotty Welbourne .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marion Herwood Keyes .... wardrobe designer (as Marion Herwood)
 
Music Department
Rudolph Polk .... musical director
Leonid Raab .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Kenneth Hopkins .... hat maker
Don Weis .... dialogue director
 
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Runtime:
96 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Trivia:
"Screen Director's Playhouse" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on February 22, 1951 with Louis Jourdan and Dana Andrews reprising their film roles.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: April serves Perry a full glass of orange juice for breakfast. Perry takes a drink leaving it half full. When Octavio drinks from, it is now three-quarters full.See more »

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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
This movie lives in my memory., 30 June 2000
Author: boopsie4 from Virginia

I saw this charming comedy several times in the 1950s, when I was a little girl. I was absolutely enthralled with the suave and handsome Louis Jourdan, who is the personification of what a leading man should be. Lili Palmer, who looked exquisite, was his match. I was able to eat lobster after seeing this, but not as an adult.

This movie used to get me into trouble with my parents because I didn't have a TV in my room and would sneak out of bed at night occasionally when this movie was on, turn the sound down very low and sit on top of the screen in order to see and hear it. But I would still get caught. It wasn't the movie, it was the late hour that would get me into trouble.

I would really like to see this again to see if it still stands up. I know I have always been a Louis Jourdan fan because of it.

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