The Adventures Of Ma And Pa Kettle, Vol. 1
First, the hillbilly husband and wife played by Marjorie Main and Percy Kilbride are introduced in the all-time favorite barnyard comedy "The Egg And I" (1947), with Claudette Colbert and Fred MacMurray. Then, the Kettle clan is about to be run out of their home until Pa wins "the home of the future" in a slogan-writing contest in "Ma And Pa Kettle" (1949). AKA: "The Further Adventures Of Ma And Pa Kettle." The Kettles find themselves in New York where they unwittingly help a crook on the lam in "Ma And Pa Kettle Go To Town" (1950). Finally, Ma and Pa head back to the homestead when they think there's uranium on the premises in "Ma And Pa Kettle Back On The Farm" (1951). 5 3/4 hrs. total on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: French, Spanish.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress (Marjorie Main)
- Chester Erskine
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main, Louise Albritton, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Billy House, Ida Moore, Donald MacBride, Samuel S. Hinds, Esther Dale, Elisabeth Risdon, John Berkes, Vic Potel, Fuzzy Knight, Isabel O'Madigan, Dorothy Vaughn, Sam McDaniel, Jesse Graves, Herbert Heywood, Joe Bernard, Ralph Littlefield, Jack Baxley, Howard Mitchell, Nolan Leary... More