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Home, Sweet Homicide (1946)

Approved | | Comedy, Mystery | 2 October 1946 (USA)
Mystery writer Marian Carstairs is hard at work trying to finish her latest novel. Her three children meanwhile are entertaining themselves trying to solve a murder in their own ... See full summary »

Director:

Lloyd Bacon

Writers:

F. Hugh Herbert, Craig Rice (novel)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Peggy Ann Garner ... Dinah Carstairs
Randolph Scott ... Lt. Bill Smith
Lynn Bari ... Marian Carstairs
Dean Stockwell ... Archie Carstairs
Connie Marshall ... April Carstairs
James Gleason ... Sgt. O'Hare
Anabel Shaw ... Polly Walker
Barbara Whiting ... Jo-Ella Holbrook
Shepperd Strudwick ... Mr.Wallace Sanford (as John Shepperd)
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Mystery writer Marian Carstairs is hard at work trying to finish her latest novel. Her three children meanwhile are entertaining themselves trying to solve a murder in their own neighborhood. In between gathering clues, the kids play matchmaker by trying to fix up their widowed mom with the handsome detective investigating the case. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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Comedy | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Detectives por fuerza See more »

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Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Mono | Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Soundtracks

Home Sweet Home
(uncredited)
Traditional
Music Arranged by H.R. Bishop
Lyrics by John Howard Payne
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A wonderful classic movies.....
7 July 2002 | by rjrcarSee all my reviews

I been trying to locate this movies for years... I remember watching it on TV (Million Dollar Movies) for a whole week straight, boy that seems like a lifetime ago, . I just love all the characters especially Dean Stockwell and Peggy Ann Garner being the match maker for her mom.... Has any one been able to find this on VHS.....???? I would give anything to get a copy of this.. To this day, I look in the TV guide in hopes of catching again. PLEASE anyone out there that has a copy of this... let me know.... I will glady pay for a copy (within reason )...


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