Easy Living (1937)

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Easy Living (1937) is an American screwball comedy film, directed by Mitchell Leisen, written by Preston Sturges from a story by Vera Caspary, and starring Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, and Ray Milland. Many of the supporting players (William Demerest, Franklin Pangborn, Luis Alberni, Robert Greig, Olaf Hytten, and Arthur Hoyt) became a major part of Sturges' regular stock company of character actors in his subsequent films.

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J.B. Ball, a rich financier, gets fed up with his free-spending family. He takes his wife's just-bought... (source: imdb.com)


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Characters appearing in the movie Easy Living.

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Full cast list for the movie Easy Living.
Mary Smith

J.B. Ball

John Ball Jr.

Mr. Louis Louis

Mrs. Jenny Ball

Van Buren

Barlowe Borland
Mr. Gurney

Wallace Whistling

E.J. Hulgar


Harlan Briggs
Mr. Higginbottom - Office Manager

Miss Swerf

Graves - J.B. Ball's Butler

Police Captain Jackson


Richard Barbee
Third Partner


Neighboring Butler

Motorcycle Policeman


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List of Easy Living quotes.

Mary Smith: Don't you like this one either?
J.B. Ball: I do not. It looks like a salt shaker.
Van Buren: Well, we think its very recherché.
J.B. Ball: That's the trouble with it.

Mr. Louis Louis: (points to icebox) Gasbox.
Mary Smith: What?
Mr. Louis Louis: They tell me it works with gas, but I don't believe it.

Mr. Louis Louis: But Mr. B, she's a phony from phonyville.


Trailer for the movie Easy Living.
Easy Living (1937) - Official Movie Trailer

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