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My Favorite Wife (1940)

NR 05/17/1940 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 28m

The funniest, fastest honeymoon ever screened!


Seven years after a shipwreck in which she was presumed dead, Ellen Arden arrives home to find that her husband Nick has just remarried. The overjoyed Nick struggles to break the news to his new bride. But he gets a shock when he hears the whole story: Ellen spent those seven years alone on a desert island with another man.

  1. Garson Kanin


  2. Sam Spewack


  3. Bella Spewack


Top Billed Cast

  1. Irene Dunne

    Irene Dunne

    Ellen Wagstaff Arden

  2. Cary Grant

    Cary Grant

    Nick Arden

  3. Randolph Scott

    Randolph Scott

    Steve Burkett

  4. Gail Patrick

    Gail Patrick

    Bianca Bates

  5. Ann Shoemaker

    Ann Shoemaker


  6. Scotty Beckett

    Scotty Beckett

    Tim Arden (son)

  7. Mary Lou Harrington

    Chinch Arden (daughter)

  8. Donald MacBride

    Donald MacBride

    Hotel Clerk

  9. Hugh O'Connell

    Hugh O'Connell

    Johnson (the insurance adjuster)

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Full Cast & Crew

My Favorite Wife
My Favorite Wife

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $921,000.00

Revenue $2,057,000.00


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