Louisa Poster

Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Successful architect Hal Norton (Ronald Reagan) urges his elderly, widowed mother, Louisa (Spring Byington), to find something to do besides tormenting his wife (Ruth Hussey), son (Jimmy Hunt) and teen daughter (Piper Laurie). But soon the Norton household is turned upside down when Louisa starts dating the grocer (Edmund Gwenn). Then things become much worse when Hal's boss, Abel Burnside (Charles Coburn), becomes smitten with Louisa as well, resulting in an intense love triangle.

Cast: Ronald Reagan, Charles Coburn, Spring Byington, Ruth Hussey, Edmund Gwenn, Piper Laurie, Scotty Beckett, Connie Gilchrist

Director: Alexander Hall

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Universal/Universal Int

Keywords: Amusing, Charming, Love, 1950s, Love triangle, Rivalry, Small town, Relationships, Family, Mother, Madcap


Nominated Sound Recording
Nominated Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy