The Model and the Marriage Broker

The Model and the Marriage Broker

Jeanne Crain
Director: George Cukor Cast: Jeanne Crain
Jeanne Crain
, Scott Brady
Scott Brady
, Thelma Ritter
Thelma Ritter
George Cukor

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Overview

The model (Jeanne Crain) is stuck in an unhappy relationship with a married man. The marriage broker (Thelma Ritter) doesn't like this and tries to match the model with a lonely x-ray technician (Scott Brady). The model is so grateful that she tries to find an eligible bachelor for the broker. The broker resists this largesse, but then realizes that the only reason she meddles in other people's lives is to make up for the emptiness of her own. The Model and the Marriage Broker resists the temptation of poking fun at the less attractive clients of the marriage broker; this is especially true in the case of Frank Fontaine, whose performance as a lovesick Swede is quite moving.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/16/2013
UPC: 0024543877981
Original Release: 1951
Rating: NR
Source: Fox Mod
Presentation: [B&W, Full Frame]
Time: 1:43:00
Sales rank: 8,748

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jeanne Crain Kitty Bennett
Scott Brady Matt Hornbeck
Thelma Ritter Mae Swazey
Zero Mostel George Wixted
Michael O'Shea Doberman
Helen Ford Emmy Swazey
Frank Fontaine Mr. Johannson
John Alexander Mr. Perry
Jay C. Flippen Dan Chancellor
Nancy Kulp Hazel Gingras
Kathryn Card Mrs. Kuschner
Maudie Prickett Delia Seaton
Dennis Ross Joe
Ken Christy Mr. Kuschner
Shirley Mills Ina Kuschner
Eve March Miss Eddy
Tommy Noonan Young clerk
Edna May Wonacott Miss Perry
June Hedin Miss Perry
Harris Brown Conventioneer
Frank Ferguson Actor
Joyce MacKenzie Doris
Mae Marsh Woman
Dennie Moore Mrs. Gingras
Joan Roberts Actor

Technical Credits
George Cukor Director
Charles Brackett Producer,Screenwriter
Richard L. Breen Screenwriter
Milton Krasner Cinematographer
Charles LeMaire Costumes/Costume Designer
Cyril Mockridge Score Composer
Lionel Newman Musical Direction/Supervision
Walter Reisch Screenwriter
Renie Costumes/Costume Designer
Robert L. Simpson Editor
Lyle Wheeler Art Director

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