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The Catered Affair

The Catered Affair(1956)

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Brief Synopsis

A working-class mother fights to give her daughter a big wedding whether the girl wants it or not.

Cast & Crew

Richard Brooks Director
Bette Davis Mrs. Tom [Aggie] Hurley
Ernest Borgnine Tom Hurley
Debbie Reynolds Jane Hurley
Barry Fitzgerald Uncle Jack Conlon
Rod Taylor Ralph Halloran
Robert Simon Mr. Halloran
Madge Kennedy Mrs. Halloran
Dorothy Stickney Mrs. Rafferty
Carol Veazie Mrs. Casey
Joan Camden Alice [Scanlon]
Ray Stricklyn Eddie Hurley
Jay Adler Sam Leiter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 14 Jun 1956
Release Date:  1956 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  92-93 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,411    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Bette Davis Shines in The Catered Affair

    Lynn 2014-05-11

    I just watched The Catered Affair for the first time and became an avid Bette Davis fan. This movie is an outstanding ensemble film with a stellar cast... MORE>

  • "I'm your husband - what about something for me?"

    Jeff Boston 2014-04-09

    This timeless treasure would not have been made if not for the success of Chayefsky's "Marty." Oscar winners Davis, Borgnine and Fitzgerald... MORE>

  • Guest pick

    I_Fortuna 2014-04-08

    Pat, a viewer, from Texas introduced this film as a guest programmer. I had never seen this movie and I loved all the talent in it. What a great selection!... MORE>