Overview

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 cellar!

  1. Philip G. Epstein

    Screenplay

  2. Julius J. Epstein

    Screenplay

  3. Frank Capra

    Director

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Status Released

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  • September 23, 1944
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $1,120,175.00

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