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Mother Carey's Chickens

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 22 min.

Plot Summary
When her Naval captain husband dies, Margaret Carey (Fay Bainter) is left struggling to support her family, which includes a young son and daughters Nancy (Anne Shirley) and Kitty (Ruby Keeler). They hop from residence to residence, just scraping by, but ultimately land in a fixer-upper that seems just right. That is, until their lack of funds moves the landlord to try to force them out, prompting Nancy and Kitty to concoct a "haunted house" scheme aimed at frightening away prospective buyers.

Cast: Ruby Keeler , Anne Shirley , Fay Bainter , James Ellison , Walter Brennan , Donnie Dunagan , Frank Albertson , Alma Kruger

Director: Rowland V. Lee

Genres: Drama

Distributor: RKO Radio Pictures

Mother Carey's Chickens (1938)

Release Date: July 29th, 1938|1 hr. 22 min.

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