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Family Honeymoon (1948)

Approved | | Comedy | 24 February 1949 (USA)
A bachelor marries a widow and her three kids join the honeymoon.

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Minna Fenster
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Arch Armstrontg (scenes deleted) (as William Daniels)
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Zoe
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Charlie
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Abner
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Aunt Jo
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Phyllis
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Fred
Catherine Doucet ...
Mrs. Abercrombie (as Catharine Doucet)
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Chancellor Fenster
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Mr. Webb
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Taxi driver
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Gas Station Attendant
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Grant Jordan, bachelor botany professor, marries Katie, a widow with three kids, despite the machinations of Grant's former girlfriend Minna. But on the wedding day, Aunt Jo, who was to babysit, breaks a leg; so the kids come along on the honeymoon. After misadventures en route, they make it to the Grand Canyon, only to find Minna there, still scheming. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Fünf auf Hochzeitsreise  »

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Gigi Perreau and Peter Miles (Gerald Perreau) are real-life brother and sister. See more »

Soundtracks

HAPPY HOMECOMING TO YOU
(uncredited)
Music by Milton Schwarzwald
Lyrics by Dane Lussier
Sung by cast (party guests)
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Script is ridiculous but Claudette and Fred are great together
15 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

It's ridiculous and not because of the kids but because of the ex- girlfriend who is able to fool Fred. I love all the other films where Claudette Colbert (one of my favorite actresses) and Fred McMurray (one of my favorite actors) team up together because it's always a winning combination but it was beginning to get annoying mid-way and I would rather watch another film with them in it again than waste my time on this. Sorry, but it's the truth unfortunately.


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