Approved | | Comedy, Family, Musical
Marjorie Winfield's engagement to Bill Sherman, who has just arrived home from fighting in World War I, serves as the backdrop for the trials and tribulations of her family.
This movie departs from its predecessor, On Moonlight Bay (1951), in three main ways. Firstly, the film opens with Stella breaking the fourth wall, addressing the audience directly as she introduces the Winfield family. Secondly, the musical numbers are played like a ... ...
Hello, Mr. Winfield.
Father Winfield: Good afternoon.
Stella: That's Mr. Winfield. Vice President of our first National Bank, Chairman of the Civic Betterment League, and twice winner of the Elks picnic potato sack race.
In On Moonlight Bay, there is a scene where Alice explains that George proposed to Alice when they get lost in the woods near Aunt Martha's house. However, in this movie Alice explains that George proposed to her when he was helping her on with skates at the ice rink.
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