Great Performances: Season 13, Episode 4

You Can't Take It with You (21 Nov. 1984)

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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.

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Carole Androsky ...
Essie Carmichael (as Carol Androsky)
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Christopher Foster ...
Arthur French ...
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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.

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Taped in performance during the production's Broadway run. See more »

Quotes

Penny Sycamore: You'd think with 1 girl and 40 monks, something would happen.
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Version of You Can't Take It with You (1947) See more »

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Good Night, Sweetheart
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Written by Ray Noble, Jimmy Campbell and Reginald Connelly
Played and sung by the entire cast during the curtain calls after the play
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You Can't Take It With You
9 June 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

Robards carries this lively remake of the Kaufman and Hart play with the Oscar winner easily fitting the shoes of Grandpa Martin Vanderof. Robards had just finished a run of the play on the stage that had also co-starred James Coco as the mad Russian ballet instructor, Kolenkhov. Here, it is played by Rose. The play still runs quick and has a lot of fun. It's one of those gems that should be in the Comedy Hall of Fame.


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