Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country's most famous food writers. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard working farm woman, taking care of her children and being an excellent cook. But this is all lies. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can't even boil an egg. The recipes come from her good friend Felix. The owner of the magazine she works for has decided that a heroic sailor will spend his Christmas on *her* farm. Miss Lane knows that her career is over if the truth comes out, but what can she do?
Dear Fans, Barbara Stanwyck and Dennis Morgan are spending a very merry "Christmas in Connecticut." The romancin's rosy and the fun's furious and everybody's going to be there! You're invited! Warner Bros. (The happy hosts) (original poster - written in script)
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Did You Know?
Sidney Greenstreet, usually cast as a "heavy" in Warner Brothers movies, has one of his few comedic roles in this film, with much of the humor arising from the fact that his character of publisher Alexander Yardley terrorizes and intimidates almost everyone around him. See more
The events at the farm take place on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and the day after Christmas, but the gifts under the tree can be seen sitting there unopened the entire time. See more
Why, that's strange. He looks different this morning.
Wouldn't you look different if you'd swallowed a watch?
But he's a blonde, has teeth, and he talks.
Mr. Yardley, this is no time to take inventory!
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Music by Lewis H. Redner
Lyrics by Phillips Brooks
Sung by Dennis Morgan See more