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HISTORY

Two sound adaptations were made of the play: A 1930 version, entitled Not So Dumb, was produced by M-G-M, directed by Justin Mayer and starred Marion Davies and Elliott Nugent. In 1940, M-G-M produced a version entitled Dulcy that was directed by S. Sylvan Simon and starred Ann Sothern And Ian Hunter (see entries). ... More Less

Two sound adaptations were made of the play: A 1930 version, entitled Not So Dumb, was produced by M-G-M, directed by Justin Mayer and starred Marion Davies and Elliott Nugent. In 1940, M-G-M produced a version entitled Dulcy that was directed by S. Sylvan Simon and starred Ann Sothern And Ian Hunter (see entries). More Less

DETAILS
Release Date:
27 August 1923
Copyright Claimant:
Constance Talmadge Film Co.
Copyright Date:
21 August 1923
Copyright Number:
LP19322
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,859
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Dulcy, a devoted but scatterbrained bride, tries to improve her absent husband's finances by inviting two of his business prospects to dinner. Though at first thoroughly confusing the deal, she does get her husband a bigger share than he bargained ... +


Dulcy, a devoted but scatterbrained bride, tries to improve her absent husband's finances by inviting two of his business prospects to dinner. Though at first thoroughly confusing the deal, she does get her husband a bigger share than he bargained for. +

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Subject (Major):

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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