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Bride for Sale (1949)

 -  Comedy  -  12 November 1949 (USA)
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Claudette Colbert wants a carpet slipper kind of guy ... and winds up with a pair of heels!

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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on June 5, 1950 with Robert Young and Claudette Colbert reprising their film roles. See more »

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