You Live and Learn (1937)

American chorus-girl Mamie Wallace (Farrell) travels to Paris with a ramshackle touring musical revue. The company runs out of money, and it looks as though Mamie and her dancing colleagues... See full summary »

Director:

Arthur B. Woods

Writers:

Norma Patterson (story "Have You Come for Me?"), Tom Phipps | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Glenda Farrell ... Mamie Wallis
Claude Hulbert ... Peter Millett
Glen Alyn Glen Alyn ... Dot Harris
John Carol John Carol ... George
James Stephenson ... Sam Brooks
Arthur Finn Arthur Finn ... Joseph P. Munro
George Galleon George Galleon ... Lord Haverstock
Wallace Evennett Wallace Evennett ... Amos Biddle
Margaret Yarde Margaret Yarde ... Mrs. Biddle
Charlotte Leigh Charlotte Leigh ... Miss Tanner
Pat Fitzpatrick Pat Fitzpatrick ... Jimmy Millett
Anna Murrell Anna Murrell ... Anne Millett
Gibb McLaughlin ... Mons. Duval
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Muriel Blatcher Muriel Blatcher
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Storyline

American chorus-girl Mamie Wallace (Farrell) travels to Paris with a ramshackle touring musical revue. The company runs out of money, and it looks as though Mamie and her dancing colleagues are going to be stranded in Europe with no way home. Luckily, she meets a handsome, well-spoken Englishman Peter Millett (Hulbert), who falls in love with her and proposes marriage. Under the impression that he is a man of means, she readily accepts, imagining an entrée to English high society. The couple return to England, and Mamie discovers to her horror that not only is her new home a decrepit farmhouse out in the sticks, but that Peter is a widower and his three children also come as part of the package. Despite her disappointment, she shows her pluck and spirit by determining not to run away but to stay and make the best of things. However the local villagers are shocked by her city ways and appearance and make it difficult for her to fit in. An additional difficulty reveals itself in the ...

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Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

September 1937 (UK) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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