Up in Mabel's Room

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"You always meet such interesting people!"
  • Approved
  • 1944
  • 1 hr 16 min
  • 6.2  (187)

Up in Mabel's Room is a hilarious and entertaining romantic comedy from 1944 that will keep you entertained from the first frame to the last. Directed by Allan Dwan, the film stars Marjorie Reynolds as Peggy, a vivacious and beautiful young woman who is stuck in a loveless marriage with a dull and boring businessman named Harvey (Dennis O'Keefe). Peggy is not content with her life and is constantly seeking something more exciting and fulfilling.

One day, Peggy is reunited with her former lover, the suave and charming Jack (Gail Patrick), who is now a successful businessman. Jack is still deeply in love with Peggy, and she quickly realizes that he is the man she truly wants to be with. However, Jack is engaged to the lovely and innocent Mabel (Margie). Peggy sees an opportunity to win Jack back and sets out to seduce him while he is staying in Mabel's room.

The plot of Up in Mabel's Room is filled with hilarious misunderstandings, mistaken identities, and high-spirited hijinks. The dialogue is witty and sharp, and the performances by the talented cast are excellent. Marjorie Reynolds is charming and engaging as Peggy, and she has great chemistry with Dennis O'Keefe, who plays Harvey with a perfect blend of cluelessness and humor. Gail Patrick is alluring and sophisticated as Jack's fiancé, and Margie is adorable and endearing as Mabel.

The film is set in the late 1930s and early 1940s, and the costumes and sets are gorgeous and stylish. The music is upbeat and lively, with several catchy tunes that will stick in your head long after the film has ended. The pacing is brisk, and the film never lags or loses momentum, keeping the audience engaged and entertained throughout.

Up in Mabel's Room is a delightful romp that will bring a smile to your face and keep you entertained for its entire runtime. It is a perfect example of the romantic comedies of the era, with all the wit, charm, and sophistication that made them so beloved. If you're in the mood for a classic comedy with great performances, sharp writing, and a lot of heart, you can't go wrong with Up in Mabel's Room.

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    1 hr 16 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (187)