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Come to the Stable

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
In this heartwarming 1949 film, Sister Margaret (Loretta Young) and Sister Scholastica (Celeste Holm) arrive unannounced and determined to build a children's hospital in the small New England town of Bethlehem. They seek to fulfill a promise they made to God when he saved a similar infirmary in war-torn Normandy. To build it, the sisters recruit various townspeople, negotiate with a bookie (Thomas Gomez) for the land and contend with a songwriter (Hugh Marlowe) who's set against the project.

Cast: Loretta Young , Celeste Holm , Hugh Marlowe , Elsa Lanchester , Thomas Gomez , Dorothy Patrick , Basil Ruysdael , Dooley Wilson

Director: Henry Koster

Genres: Comedy drama

Come to the Stable (1949)

Release Date: July 27th, 1949|1 hr. 34 min.

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