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Mother Carey's Chickens

Mother Carey's Chickens(1938)

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Brief Synopsis

A widow with four children fights to keep her home.

Cast & Crew

Rowland V. Lee Director
Anne Shirley Nancy Carey
Ruby Keeler Kitty Carey
James Ellison Ralph Thurston
Fay Bainter Mrs. [Margaret] Carey
Walter Brennan Mr. [Ossian] Popham
Donnie Dunagan Peter Carey
Frank Albertson Tom Hamilton [Jr.]
Alma Kruger Aunt Bertha
Jackie Moran Gilbert Carey
Margaret Hamilton Mrs. [Pauline] Fuller
Virginia Weidler Lally Joy [Popham]
Ralph Morgan Captain [John] Carey
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  Pandro S. Berman in charge of production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  81-82 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • MOTHER CAREYS CHICKENS

    WILL 2016-08-19

    End of the movie road for Ruby Keeler. Her career in films had run out of steam. Never a great or even good actress, and No Ginger Rogers or Ann Miller, as... MORE>

  • 5-Star because...

    TC 2014-11-12

    RKO's 1938 production of an engaging, witty fantasy playing on superstition at the threshold of WWII, showing how wisdom overcomes, was brilliantly... MORE>

  • wonderful movie

    valerie 2012-02-07

    its a family movie and wonderful... I was thoroughly entertained--i love anne shirely and frank albertson and who can forget ralph morgan, he was just... MORE>