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You Can't Take It with You

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

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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  • They ruined it when they rewrote it

    Wayne Daniel 2015-05-18

    Although based on a very amusing and endearing Broadway comedy by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman and featuring an all-star cast, this movie is a real... MORE>

  • Can't take it with you

    Ellen Gabbert 2015-04-25

    Love the movie and could watch it over and over. As for reviewer that found it boring and fanciful I do feel sorry for you. That is what movies do for us,... MORE>

  • you can't take it with you

    kevin sellers 2015-02-06

    Can I just point out something that seems to have eluded many of the previous reviewers? The Sycamore family aint poor. They have a maid, for cryin out... MORE>