Father Takes a Wife

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  • Genre(s): Romance Comedy
  • Release year: 1941
  • Running time: 79 min
Father Takes a Wife is a 1941 American comedy film starring Gloria Swanson and Adolphe Menjou. Silent screen queen Gloria Swanson returned to films after a seven-year absence. Eight years later, Swanson staged another comeback in the classic Sunset Boulevard (1950).

Father Takes a Wife is a 1941 American comedy film starring Gloria Swanson and Adolphe Menjou. Silent screen queen Gloria Swanson returned to films after a seven-year absence. Eight years later, Swanson staged another comeback in the classic Sunset Boulevard (1950).

Original Release

09/29/1941

US Release

10/03/1941

Cast

Adolphe Menjou Frederick Osborne Senior / Frederic 'Freddie' Osborne Senior
Gloria Swanson Leslie Collier Osborne
John Howard Frederick Osborne Junior / Frederic Osborne Junior
Desi Arnaz Carlos Bardez
Helen Broderick Aunt Julie
Florence Rice Enid Osborne
Neil Hamilton Vincent Stewart
Grady Sutton Tailor / Tailor Fitter
Brooks Benedict Audience Member
Joseph E. Bernard Senior's Butler
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jack Hively

Writers

Dorothy Fields, Herbert Fields

Cast

Adolphe Menjou Frederick Osborne Senior / Frederic 'Freddie' Osborne Senior
Gloria Swanson Leslie Collier Osborne
John Howard Frederick Osborne Junior / Frederic Osborne Junior
Desi Arnaz Carlos Bardez
Helen Broderick Aunt Julie
Florence Rice Enid Osborne
Neil Hamilton Vincent Stewart
Grady Sutton Tailor / Tailor Fitter
Brooks Benedict Audience Member
Joseph E. Bernard Senior's Butler
Lee Bonnell Hotel St. Anthony Desk Clerk
Cliff Bragdon Taxi Driver
Jack Briggs Joe - Senior's Driver
Jay Eaton Party Guest
Frank Fanning Last Baggageman with Trunk
Jack Gargan Audience Member
Jack George Carlos' Accompanist
William Gould Ship Captain at Launching Ceremony
Frank Jaquet Actor as the Innkeeper in Play
Paul Le Pere Seaman

Producers

Editors

George Hively

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