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Everybody Does It (1949)

Leonard Borland loves his monied wife, but with his wrecking business looking shaky he treasures her all the more. So when she decides to try again to become an opera singer he indulges her... See full summary »

Director:

Edmund Goulding

Writers:

James M. Cain (story "Two Can Sing"), Nunnally Johnson
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Cast

Cast overview:
Paul Douglas ... Leonard Borland aka Logan Bennett
Linda Darnell ... Cecil Carver
Celeste Holm ... Doris Blair Borland
Charles Coburn ... Major Blair
Millard Mitchell ... Mike Craig
Lucile Watson ... Mrs. Blair
John Hoyt ... Wilkins
George Tobias ... Rossi
Leon Belasco ... Prof. Hugo
Tito Vuolo ... Makeup Man
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Leonard Borland loves his monied wife, but with his wrecking business looking shaky he treasures her all the more. So when she decides to try again to become an opera singer he indulges her. While organising a concert for her he meets glamorous Cecil Carver. She in turn discovers Leonard has a splendid voice, and encourages him to use it for reasons very much her own. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

16 January 1950 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

An to ixere i gynaika mou See more »

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Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on March 2, 1950 with Paul Douglas and Linda Darnell reprising their film roles. See more »

Connections

Version of Wife, Husband and Friend (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Chanson du toréador (The Toreador Song)
(uncredited)
From "Carmen"
Music by Georges Bizet
English lyrics by Th. Baker
Performed by Paul Douglas (dubbed by Stephen Kemalyan)
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The great Paul Douglas - nuff said
3 February 2011 | by ccostigaSee all my reviews

FINALLY scored a copy of this! What can I say, I adore Paul Douglas - and he delivers everything here. Love the farce, love the slapstick, love all the humor. And then, almost like another movie (think "Body Heat" spliced into "Mixed Nuts")we have Darnell and Douglas. These two have the most amazing heat, I wish they had done more than their three films together. Although I am eternally grateful for their time on screen (YOWZA!!!)it makes poor Celeste Holm even more insipid than she is written to be. No matter, the movie is great great fun. I even liked John Hoyt, an actor that normally annoys me. The much loved FOX rep company is well represented. Now the search is on for "THE GUY WHO CAME BACK"!!!


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