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Overall B

Because of a housing shortage in Washington D.C., Miss Connie Milligan (Jean Arthur) is forced to play host to Mr. Dingle (Charles Coburn). But her tiny apartment becomes a house divided when the middle-aged businessman (and self-appointed cupid) takes the liberty of sharing her hospitality with the young, handsome and homeless Joe Carter (Joel McCrea).

Violence A-
Sexual Content B+
Profanity B+
Substance Use A-

MPAA Rating: Not Rated

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The More the Merrier

Connie Milligan announces she has a fiance who has a good wage and an up and coming career. In Mr. Dingle’s opinion, what is her soon-to-be husband missing? In your opinion, what are the most important qualities to look for in a prospective spouse?

Mr. Dingle often quotes Admiral David Farragut’s classic statement, which roughly translates to—Forget the consequences, and proceed with haste. To learn more about this historical figure, check out this website.