You Can't Take It with You (1938)

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A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.


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  • James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Irving Bacon, Mary Forbes, and Robert Greig in You Can't Take It with You (1938)

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Frank Capra first became aware of the play when he caught a performance of it when he was in New York in 1937 for the premiere of Lost Horizon (1937). He tried to persuade Columbia boss Harry Cohn to buy the rights but Cohn refused, partly because he baulked at the prospect of shelling ... ...


Quotes

Penny Sycamore: Donald, were you ever in a monastery?
Donald: No, I don't go no place much. I'm on relief.


Goofs

When AP greets Tony on entering the office, the position of AP's arm with his hat changes.

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Genres

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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