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Christmas in Connecticut (1945) was a Comedy - Romance Film directed by Peter Godfrey and produced by Jack L. Warner and William Jacobs.

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5 Reasons to Watch Christmas in Connecticut

By Judy on Dec 12, 2020 From Cary Grant Won't Eat You

I can’t be bothered to root for a romance between anyone and Dennis Morgan, the heartthrob of Christmas in Connecticut. He always strikes me as smug, and his acting is pretty basic. His character in this famous xmas film doesn’t help: As Jefferson Jones, he’s entitled, dishonest, ... Read full article


The Funny Papers: Christmas in Connecticut – Holiday Classic or Feminist Screwball?

By Kellee Pratt on Dec 22, 2017 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Christmas in Connecticut: Holiday Classic or Feminist Screwball? For classic film fans, the holiday season represents a time to wax nostalgic over those classic films that pop up this time of year. Everyone has his or her own must-see favorites. Perhaps you prefer a mainstream flavor like White Chri... Read full article


25 Days of Christmas: Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

on Dec 16, 2017 From Journeys in Classic Film

Originally published December 7th, 2014 Christmas in Connecticut is a screwball charmer proving Barbara Stanwyck’s prowess as an unlikely comedienne. ?I reviewed a Stanwyck film last Christmas, 1940’s Remember the Night?(which is also receiving a new Blu-ray this year). It’s appare... Read full article


1001 Classic Movies: Christmas in Connecticut

By Amanda Garrett on Dec 19, 2016 From Old Hollywood Films

Christmas in Connecticut (1945) starring Barbara Stanwyck and Dennis Morgan is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. Each Monday, I'm going to recommend a classic movie you should see (for the reasons behind the 1001 series and reviews of earlier films covered go here). December's theme ... Read full article


25 Days of Christmas: Christmas in Connecticut (1945)

on Dec 13, 2016 From Journeys in Classic Film

Originally published December 7th, 2014 Christmas in Connecticut is a screwball charmer proving Barbara Stanwyck’s prowess as an unlikely comedienne. ?I reviewed a Stanwyck film last Christmas, 1940’s Remember the Night?(which is also receiving a new Blu-ray this year). It’s appare... Read full article


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Quotes from

Elizabeth Lane: John, when you're kissing me, don't talk about plumbing.
John Sloan: What? Oh, I'm sorry, what should I talk about?
Elizabeth Lane: Well, do you have to talk?


Elizabeth Lane: Maybe scarlet fever. It's a better color for Christmas.


Elizabeth Lane: [Dudley has told her she has to go to see Yardley to arrange her Christmas with the sailor] Arrange it, are you crazy? Where am I gonna get a farm? I haven't even got a window box!


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Facts about

The character of Elizabeth Lane was loosely based on the then popular Family Circle Magazine columnist Gladys Taber, who lived on Stillmeadow Farm in Connecticut.
The Connecticut home is the same set used in Bringing Up Baby,
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