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Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House [1948…

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House [1948 film] (1948)

by H. C. Potter (Director), Melvin Frank (Screenwriter & Producer), Norman Panama (Screenwriter & Producer), Dore Schary (Executive Producer)

Other authors: Louise Beavers (Actor), Melvyn Douglas (Actor), Cary Grant (Actor), Eric Hodgins (Original book), Myrna Loy (Actor)

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Two idiots build a house.

There are some jokes, here and there. Mostly the only good thing about it is the (wasted) cast.

Concept: C
Story: C
Characters: B
Dialog: C
Pacing: D
Cinematography: C
Special effects/design: C
Acting: B
Music: C

Enjoyment: C minus

GPA: 2.1/4 ( )
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Potter, H. C.Directorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Frank, MelvinScreenwriter & Producermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Panama, NormanScreenwriter & Producermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Schary, DoreExecutive Producermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Beavers, LouiseActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Douglas, MelvynActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Grant, CaryActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hodgins, EricOriginal booksecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Loy, MyrnaActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop.

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