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Holiday Affair (23-Nov-1949)

Director: Don Hartman

Writer: Isobel Lennart

From story: Christmas Gift by John D. Weaver

Music by: Roy Webb

Producer: Don Hartman

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, Christmas

A young widow supporting herself as a comparison shopper (a spy for another department store) finds herself in romantic crossfire when she inadvertently causes a rival store's clerk to lose his job. Witty and unpretentious Christmas comedy which deserves more airplay. Robert Mitchum is a surprising choice for romantic lead, but here demonstrates his versatility effortlessly.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Wendell Corey
20-Mar-1914 8-Nov-1968 Desert Fury
Esther Dale
10-Nov-1885 23-Jul-1961 Curly Top
Janet Leigh
6-Jul-1927 4-Oct-2004 Psycho
Robert Mitchum
6-Aug-1917 1-Jul-1997 Cape Fear
Harry Morgan
10-Apr-1915 7-Dec-2011 Col. Sherman T. Potter on M*A*S*H
Henry O'Neill
10-Aug-1891 18-May-1961 Anchors Aweigh


Robert Mitchum   ...   Steve
Janet Leigh   ...   Connie
Wendell Corey   ...   Carl
Griff Barnett   ...   Mr. Ennis
Esther Dale   ...   Mrs. Ennis
Henry O'Neill   ...   Mr. Crowley
Harry Morgan   ...   Police Lieutenant
Larry J. Blake   ...   Plainclothesman
Helen Brown   ...   Emily
Gordon Gebert   ...   Timmy


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