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|Jean Arthur||Connie Milligan|
|Joel McCrea||Joe Carter|
|Charles Coburn||Benjamin Dingle|
|Richard Gaines||Charles J. Pendergast|
|Ann Doran||Miss Bilby|
|Ann Savage||Miss Dalton|
|Clyde Fillmore||Sen. Noonan|
|Stanley Clements||Morton Rodakiewicz|
|Harry C. Bradley||Minister|
|Jack Carr||Taxi Driver|
|Eddy Chandler||Police Captain|
|Hal Gerard||2nd Statistician|
|Robert E. Hill||Head Waiter|
|Helen Holmes||Dumpy Woman|
|Kay Linaker||Miss Allen|
|Kitty McHugh||Taxi Driver|
|George H. Reed||Caretaker|
|Marshall Ruth||Fat Statistician|
|Byron Shores||Air Corps Captain|
|Chester Clute||Hotel Clerk|
|George Stevens||Director, Producer|
|C. Fay Babcock||Set Decoration/Design|
|Lionel Banks||Art Director|
|Norman Deming||Asst. Director|
|Lewis R. Foster||Screenwriter|
|Fred Guiol||Associate Producer|
|Leigh Harline||Score Composer|
|Rudolph Sternad||Art Director|
|Morris W. Stoloff||Musical Direction/Supervision|
Posted October 1, 2010
1943 More The Merrier was a pleasant surprise. Jean Arthur and Joel McCrea are thrown together by Charles Coburn in a housing shortage because of the Washington DC housing shortage during World War II. If you have seen Walk Don't Run you'll realize where that movie took its story line. This was a really fun movie to watch, has some very funny scenes and the parady between Coburn and McCrea is the best I've seen in years.
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Posted October 1, 2010
Despite the excellent pedigree of writers, director and cast, this film remains somewhat obscure. This film manages the neat trick of balancing slapstick comedy with palpable romance & seduction. Joel McCrea & Jean Arthur acquit themselves beautifully as star-crossed lovers navigating the housing shortage in Washington DC, right at the conclusion of WWII. If you are a fan of "Ninotchka" "The Lady Eve" or the any films with Katharine Hepburn & Cary Grant, this is a welcome edition to that pantheon.
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Posted February 17, 2013
Posted September 3, 2009
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