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Mortimer Brewster, a newspaper drama critic, playwright, and author known for his diatribes against marriage, suddenly falls in love and gets married; but when he makes a quick trip home to tell his two maiden aunts, he finds out his aunts' hobby - killing lonely old men and burying them in the cel

MPAA Rating NR

Status Released

Release Date 1944-09-01

Runtime 118 minutes

Budget $1.1m


TMDB 7.6


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sonia_barajas shared a tip "Great film! I'm a Cary Grant film buff!"

lauren_weiss_7046 shared a tip "Cary Grant is so funny in this movie as he goes crazy trying to save his aunts from themselves."

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jenny_moser shared a tip "Love this!!"

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jennifer_blod shared a tip "Nice! I love the older movies!"

scott_mcelhaney shared a tip "Cary Grant at his screwball best as the only sane member of a wonderful family of loonies! I can’t recommend it enough!"

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alice_p shared a tip "One of my all time favorites!!"

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kay_gouge shared a tip "Funniest movie ever. My favorite."

Maggs 's profile image shared a tip "PERFECT in every way. Absurdly funny"

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jennifer_reese_7348 shared a tip "Hilarious movie"

megan_1433 shared a tip "Such a good one!"

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