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Miss Mink of 1949 (1949)

Approved  |   |  Comedy  |  27 June 1949 (UK)
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After a woman wins a mink coat in a contest, her husband toils to appease her resulting "champagne appetite". A strong cast highlights this daffy B farce.



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Cast overview:
Jimmy Lydon ...
Lois Collier ...
Richard Lane ...
Herbert Pendelton
Barbara Brown ...
Mrs. Marshall
Paul Guilfoyle ...
Uncle Newton
June Storey ...
Rose Pendelton
Grandon Rhodes ...
Nietsche aka Imhoff Schultz
Walter Sande ...
Sean O'Mulvaney
Don Kohler ...
Skeet Price
Vera Marshe ...
Hortense (as Vera Marsh)
Dorothy Granger ...
Mrs. Maureen O'Mulvaney
Iris Adrian ...
Mrs. McKelvey


Alice Forrester wins an expensive mink coat in a radio contest and troubles start piling up for her and her husband Joe. Joe's boss, Herbert Pendelton, head of the Pendleton Finance Company, is goaded by his shrewish wife, Rose, into pressuring Joe into selling him the coat. However,Alice's mother, Mrs. Marshall, and her uncle Newton, make plans for a new career, involving the coat, for Alice and Joe is unable to get the coat.THen two burglars steal the coat but ditch it in a garbage can when a police patrol car is spotted. It is retrieved from the rubbish by Nietsche, a philosophical dishwasher, it sells it to his boss,Sean O'Mulvaney, who gives it to his wife, who gets into a fight with her neighbors who question the value of the coat...and the saga goes on. Written by Les Adams <>

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