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When he finds out his ex-wife has just had his child and plans to give her up for adoption, a timid English instructor dashes to the child's rescue and attempts to care for her in a hotel room. Before too long, however, his new fiancee and his ex confront him and he must decide what he will do. This light comedy starring Gary Cooper, Theresa Wright and Anita Louise garnered Oscar nominations for Sound and Art Direction and was previously filmed under the title Anita Louise in 1930 and 1939. ~ Kristie Hassen, Rovi

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Julia Heron Best Black and White Art Direction 1944 Nominee

Cast

Gary Cooper
as Casanova Brown
Teresa Wright
as Isabel Drury
Frank Morgan
as Mr. Ferris
Anita Louise
as Madge Ferris
Edmund Breon
as Mr. Drury
Jill Esmond
as Dr. Zernerke
Mary Treen
as Monica
Emory Parnell
as Frank
Isobel Elsom
as Mrs. Ferris
Halliwell Hobbes
as Butler
Julia Faye
as X-Ray Nurse
Marion Gray
Irving Bacon
as Hotel Manager
James Burke
as O'Leary
Frederick Burton
as Reverend Dean
Lane Chandler
as Orderly
Nell Craig
as Nurse
Byron Foulger
as Fletcher
Jack Gargan
as Intern
Eloise Hardt
as Doris Ferris
Florence Lake
as Nurse Phillips
Frances Morris
as Nurse Gillespie
Ottola Nesmith
as Patient's Nurse
Larry Olsen
as Junior
Sarah Padden
as Landlady
Francis Sayles
as Elevator Operator
Grady Sutton
as Tod
Phil Tead
as License Clerk
Dorothy Tree
as Nurse Clark
Lelah Tyler
as Switchboard Operator
Isabel Withers
as Nurse Who Helps Casanova
Irving Bacon
as Hotel Manager
Lelah Tyler
as Switchboard Operator
Frances Morris
as Nurse Gillespie
Florence Lake
as Nurse Phillips
James Burke
as O'Leary
Larry Olsen
as Junior
Grady Sutton
as Tod
Sarah Padden
as Landlady
Julia Faye
as X-Ray Nurse
Dorothy Tree
as Nurse Clark
Ottola Nesmith
as Patient's Nurse
Byron Foulger
as Fletcher
Phil Tead
as License Clerk
Nell Craig
as Nurse
Frederick Burton
as Reverend Dean
Francis Sayles
as Elevator Operator
Jack Gargan
as Intern
Eloise Hardt
as Doris Ferris
Lane Chandler
as Orderly

Crew

Sam Wood
Director
Nunnally Johnson
Producer
Nunnally Johnson
Screenwriter
Thomas Mitchell
Play Author
John F. Seitz
Cinematographer
Thomas Neff
Editor
Julia Heron
Set Designer
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