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Dave Jennings
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Lydia Marble
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Joyce Jennings
George Winslow ...
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Joan Banks ...
Ivy Tolliver
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Farley Norris
Ludwig Donath ...
Karl
Ann Morrison ...
Polly Pahlman
Lisa Golm ...
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Dave Jennings is a successful, self-made man in the business world, but he can't control his son, Gus, who is primarily a brat fond of throwing temper-tantrums and misbehaving. Dan enrolls Gus in a school where Lydia Marble is a teacher. Lydia's influence works wonders on Gus, and also Dan, who falls in love with her. When Dan's long-departed wife, Joyce. shows up to shake him down for money, Dan gladly pays her a fortune to divorce him and leave him and Gus in peace and, eventually, Lydia. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Carl Betz's movie debut. See more »

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Gus: Please, Daddy, I'm not somebody big. Don't do a trick on me.
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Foghorn Winslow Does It Again
25 October 1999 | by (Maryland) – See all my reviews

Any movie with George " Foghorn " Winslow is fun ! I know that's a generalization of the first magnitude , but it happens to be true. This is a little movie - but a good one . It's definitely a 50's style family affair . Richard Widmark softens his act and comes across as very believable . When " Foghorn " is on screen , however , the film belongs to him . Enjoy .


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