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The Man Who Came to Dinner

The Man Who Came to Dinner(1942)

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Brief Synopsis

An acerbic critic wreaks havoc when a hip injury forces him to move in with a midwestern family.

Cast & Crew

Bette Davis Maggie Cutler
Ann Sheridan Lorraine Sheldon
Monty Woolley Sheridan Whiteside
Richard Travis Bert Jefferson
Billie Burke Mrs. Ernest Stanley [Daisy]
Reginald Gardiner Beverly Carlton
Elisabeth Fraser June Stanley
Grant Mitchell Mr. Ernest Stanley
George Barbier Dr. Bradley
Mary Wickes Miss Preen
Russell Arms Richard Stanley
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 1 Jan 1942
Release Date:  1942 Production Date:  AFI; AFI-lib
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  112, 115 or 118 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,121    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • hilarious

    Trylon 2016-12-22

    If there is a true screwball comedy out there, this is it. In fact, it's almost exhausting to watch. The action is non-stop and th supporting actors... MORE>

  • More like and appetizer than a hearty dinner

    ojc 2016-12-01

    If seen as a recreation of an old Broadway play it is fine, on those limited terms. It is nice to see some interesting casting. Betty Davis in a change... MORE>

  • Perfect lead

    Steve 2016-11-27

    Simply dont understand the criticism of the lead. Monte Wollery is simply outstanding as Sherridan Whiteside. His timing delivery and facial expressions... MORE>