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You Can't Take It with You (1938)  IMDB   
Genre Comedy/Romance MPAA
Director Frank Capra Rating 8/10
Writer George S. Kaufman Runtime 126 minutes
Producer Type
Cinematographer Format DVD
Studio Disk No. 1/1
Language English Edition
Country USA UPC
Color Black and White    
Plot Summary


Alice Sycamore, the only normal person from a zany family falls in love with her boss, Tony Kirby, but the relation breaks up, when during a dinner at her home, the house is raided by the police and everyone is arrested on suspicion of anarchism.

Summary written by Stephan Eichenberg {}

Alice Sycamore has to introduce the family of her fiance, Tony Kirby, to her own family. The Kirby's are wealthy, stuffy family of great self- importance, while the Sycamore's are a collection of good-hearted lunatics. When the two families come together, lifestyle and philosophy collide head-on.

Summary written by Jim Beaver {}

Actor / Character


Jean Arthur ..... Alice Sycamore
Lionel Barrymore ..... Grandpa Martin Vanderhof
James Stewart ..... Tony Kirby
Edward Arnold ..... Anthony P. Kirby
Mischa Auer ..... Boris Kolenkhov
Ann Miller ..... Essie Carmichael
Spring Byington ..... Penny Sycamore
Samuel S. Hinds ..... Paul Sycamore
Donald Meek ..... Poppins
H.B. Warner ..... Ramsey
Halliwell Hobbes ..... DePinna
Dub Taylor ..... Ed Carmichael
Mary Forbes ..... Mrs. Anthony P. Kirby
Lillian Yarbo ..... Rheba
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson ..... Donald (as Eddie Anderson)

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