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Love Crazy Details


[[Performer~P57536~William Powell~williampowell]] and [[Performer~P43561~Myrna Loy~myrnaloy]] re-team for this (literally) crazy screwball comedy about a happily married couple who, thanks to a visit from mother, find their marriage on the rocks and the husband committed to a mental institution. Poised to celebrate their fourth wedding anniversary, Steven ([[Performer~P57536~William Powell~williampowell]]) and Susan Ireland ([[Performer~P43561~Myrna Loy~myrnaloy]]) find their domestic bliss shattered by a visit from Susan's mother ([[Performer~P4525~Florence Bates~florencebates]]). Susan's mother sprains her ankle and extends her visit, just in time to draw the wrong conclusions when her son-in-law pays a friendly visit to his old girlfriend Isobel ([[Performer~P55394~Gail Patrick~gailpatrick]]). Susan's mother eavesdrops and reports it all to Susan, who in a jealous rage tries to make Steven jealous. But she winds up being chased through the hallway of her apartment building by half-naked archery enthusiast Ward Willoughby ([[Performer~P11363~Jack Carson~jackcarson]]). The couple agree on a divorce, but Steven then has second thoughts. On the advice of his lawyer, George Renny ([[Performer~P6471~Sidney Blackmer~sidneyblackmersr]]), Steven pretends he is insane, since the law prohibits Susan from divorcing him if Steven is mentally ill. Unfortunately, Susan is wise to his charade and has him committed to an asylum. ~ Paul Brenner, Rovi


William Powell
as Steven Ireland
Myrna Loy
as Susan Ireland
Gail Patrick
as Isobel Grayson
Jack Carson
as Ward Willoughby
Florence Bates
as Mrs. Cooper
Sidney Blackmer, Sr.
as George Hennie
Sig Rumann
as Dr. Wuthering
Vladimir Sokoloff
as Dr. Kugle
Donald MacBride
as "Pinky" Grayson
Sara Haden
as Cecilia Landis
Kathleen Lockhart
as Mrs. Bristol
Fern Emmett
as Martha
Joseph Crehan
as Judge
George Meeker
as DeWest
Clarence Muse
as Robert
Elisha Cook, Jr.
as Elevator Boy
Jesse Graves
as Butler
George Magrill
Jack Mulhall
as Court Clerk
Byron Shores
Harry Strang
as Sergeant
Larry Steers
Ken Christy
as Guard
George Irving
as Doctor
Wade Boteler
as Captain of Detectives
George Guhl
Ian Wolfe
Philo McCullough
James Millican
Selmar Jackson
as Doctor
Aldrich Bowker
as Doorman
Emmett Vogan
James Pierce
Richard Kipling
Broderick O'Farrell
as Guest
William Tannen
as Attendant
George Lollier
Richard Allan
Jimmy Ames
as Taxi Driver
Barbara Bedford
as Secretary
Roy Gordon
Lee Phelps
Jay Eaton
Edward Van Sloan
Bill Lally
Douglas Wood
Fay Bainter


Jack Conway
Pandro S. Berman
Charles Lederer
William Ludwig
Ray June
Cedric Gibbons
Art Director
Edwin B. Willis
Set Designer