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You Can't Take It with You(1938)

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Brief Synopsis

A girl from a family of freethinkers falls for the son of a conservative banker.

Cast & Crew

Frank Capra Director
Jean Arthur Alice Sycamore
Lionel Barrymore [Grandpa] Martin Vanderhof
James Stewart Tony Kirby
Edward Arnold Anthony P. Kirby
Mischa Auer [Boris] Kolenkhov
Ann Miller Essie Carmichael
Spring Byington Penny Sycamore
Samuel S. Hinds Paul Sycamore
Donald Meek Poppins
Dub Taylor Ed Carmichael
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 1 Sep 1938
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp. of California, Ltd.
Sound:  Mono (RCA High Fidelity Recording) Production Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp. of California, Ltd.
Duration(mins):  126-127 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,571    
Duration(reels):  13    

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  • "What's the government going to do with it?"

    Jeff Boston 2012-08-10

    I love that line by Republican Barrymore, whose character continues raising the ire of the IRS agent with "I wouldn't mind paying for something... MORE>

  • You can't Take it with You

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-08-10

    The Best Picture winner if '38 is magnificently helmed by Capra. Fine ensemble from Arthur, Stewart & Barrymore, Byington was nominated for a Best... MORE>

  • Family Circus

    Commenter77 2012-03-06

    This is one of those contrast-types-collide kind of pictures. The romance of a young couple brings two quite disparate families together, with a lot of... MORE>