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Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

She Passed Out On Cary! No Wonder . . . She's just discovered his favorite aunts have poisoned their 13th gentleman friend!

Genre : Comedy, Crime

Runtime : 1H 58M

Director : Frank Capra
Writer : Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein

Synopsis

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!

Actors

Cary Grant
Cary Grant
Mortimer Brewster
Priscilla Lane
Priscilla Lane
Elaine Harper Brewster
Raymond Massey
Raymond Massey
Jonathan Brewster
Jack Carson
Jack Carson
Officer Patrick O'Hara
Edward Everett Horton
Edward Everett Horton
Mr. Witherspoon
Peter Lorre
Peter Lorre
Dr. Einstein
James Gleason
James Gleason
Lt. Rooney
Josephine Hull
Josephine Hull
Aunt Abby Brewster
Jean Adair
Jean Adair
Aunt Martha Brewster
John Alexander
John Alexander
'Teddy Roosevelt' Brewster
Grant Mitchell
Grant Mitchell
Reverend Harper
Edward McNamara
Edward McNamara
Sergeant Brophy
Garry Owen
Garry Owen
Taxi Cab Driver
John Ridgely
John Ridgely
Officer Saunders
Vaughan Glaser
Vaughan Glaser
Judge Cullman
Chester Clute
Chester Clute
Dr. Gilchrist
Charles Lane
Charles Lane
Reporter at Marriage License Office
Edward McWade
Edward McWade
Gibbs
Hank Mann
Hank Mann
Photographer at Marriage License Office (uncredited)
Spencer Charters
Spencer Charters
Marriage License Clerk
Sol Gorss
Sol Gorss
New York Pitcher (uncredited)
Lee Phelps
Lee Phelps
Umpire (uncredited)
Raymond Walburn
Raymond Walburn
Drummer at baseball game (uncredited)
Spec O'Donnell
Spec O'Donnell
Young Man in Line (uncredited)
Leo White
Leo White
Man in Phone Booth (uncredited)

Crews

Frank Capra
Frank Capra
Director
Frank Capra
Frank Capra
Producer
Jack L. Warner
Jack L. Warner
Producer
Joseph Kesselring
Joseph Kesselring
Theatre Play
Julius J. Epstein
Julius J. Epstein
Screenplay
Philip G. Epstein
Philip G. Epstein
Screenplay
Sol Polito
Sol Polito
Director of Photography
Daniel Mandell
Daniel Mandell
Editor
Max Parker
Max Parker
Art Direction
Orry-Kelly
Orry-Kelly
Costume Design
Perc Westmore
Perc Westmore
Makeup Artist
George Bau
George Bau
Makeup Artist
Eric Stacey
Eric Stacey
Unit Production Manager
Russell Saunders
Russell Saunders
Assistant Director
C.A. Riggs
C.A. Riggs
Sound
Robert Burks
Robert Burks
Special Effects
Byron Haskin
Byron Haskin
Special Effects
Wesley Anderson
Wesley Anderson
Additional Camera
Mickey Marigold
Mickey Marigold
Still Photographer
Harold Noyes
Harold Noyes
Grip
Hugo Friedhofer
Hugo Friedhofer
Orchestrator
Max Steiner
Max Steiner
Original Music Composer
Leo F. Forbstein
Leo F. Forbstein
Original Music Composer
Everett Alton Brown
Everett Alton Brown
Sound Mixer
John Wallace
John Wallace
Makeup Artist
Bob Fender
Bob Fender
Unit Publicist

Trailers and other movies

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944) Official Trailer - Cary Grant, Peter Lorre Movie HD

Posters and backgrounds

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