Ma and Pa Kettle at Home Movie Review Summary

Actors: Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Alan Mobray

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After surviving Paris, the Kettles are, as the title tells us, back at home. This time, they're trying to secure a scholarship to an ag college for their son. First, they must impress Alphonsus Mannering (Mobray), a stuffed-shirt representative from the magazine offering the prize. As always, hilarious hijinks ensue when high brow meets hicks.
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This is the sixth film in the series of Ma and Pa Kettle films, based on characters from the 1947 film “The Egg and I,” The series was exceedingly popular with audiences.

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Comedy or Parody about    -   rednecks! How much humor v. drama    -   Mostly humor, but some serious drama

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   homemaker/wife Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Farm/Ranch:    -   farm    -   lot of descript of animal care Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee    -   ignorant small town people

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death

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