About

In late nineteenth century New York a Wall Street broker likes to think his house runs his way, but finds himself constantly bemused at how much of what happens is down to his wife. His children are also stretching their wings, discovering girls and making money out of patent medicine selling. When it comes to light he has never been baptized and everyone starts insisting he must do so, it all sta...

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Directed by

Michael Curtiz

Written by

Donald Ogden Stewart (Writer)
Howard Lindsay (Theatre Play)
Russel Crouse (Theatre Play)
Clarence Day (Author)

Runtime

118 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Here for all!! All the happiness of the play that ran longer, the laughs that were louder than any known before!

Cast

Keywords

family relationships based on play or musical 19th century family's daily life broker

Photos

Awards

Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color George James Hopkins Robert M. Haas

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Max Steiner

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography, Color