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Arsenic and Old Lace

An hilarious adaptation of Joseph Kesselring's hit play about two seemingly harmless old ladies who murder lonely gentlemen callers - out of the goodness of their hearts. Cary Grant is their treasured nephew about to tie the knot and in no way ready to dig up the family skeletons. The excellent cast includes a scene-stealing turn from Peter Lorre.

Year: 1944
Genre: Comedy, Classic Comedy, Alice's Playhouse, Best of the 1940s, Classic Cinema
Country: USA
Director: Frank Capra
Starring: Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Peter Lorre, Josephine Hull, Jean Adair, John Alexander
Duration: 114 Minutes
Rating: PG
8/10
Location in store: Classic Comedy
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